Tag: Sophia Dembling

Guest Post: Friendships between introverts and extroverts

Published: July 18, 2012 | Last Updated: November 29, 2023 By | 51 Replies Continue Reading

Like most friendships, those between introverts and extroverts require communication and compromise.  My friend and colleague, Sophia Dembling, is a widely published author who pens a popular blog on Psychology Today called The Introvert’s Corner (which I highly recommend). I was delighted that Sophia agreed to post on The Friendship Blog on the topic of friendship between introverts […]

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Fat Talk Among Friends

Published: December 7, 2011 | Last Updated: March 2, 2024 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

by Sophia Dembling Guys know better. When the woman in their life asks, “Do I look fat?” guys respond, “Gosh, I love you more every day, honey,” or “Now would be a great time for me to start painting the kitchen, don’t you think?” or “Hey, is that a UFO up there?” Anything to avoid fat talk. Among female friends, […]

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Guest Post: Seven Ways to Annoy Your Introvert Friends

Published: July 14, 2010 | Last Updated: December 19, 2022 By | 4 Replies Continue Reading

By Sophia Dembling Sure, introverts look mild-mannered, but don’t be fooled. We can be as surly as the next guy-at least in our heads. We don’t often say these things out loud because we don’t feel like getting into it, but certain assumptions made about introverts really get on our nerves-and sometimes we get this […]

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