CIP041: Jamie Arpin-Ricci on Being An Introvert Writer

In this week’s episode of the Creative Introvert podcast I talk to Jamie Arpin-Ricci, speaker and community enthusiast and author of The Introvert Writer.

Introvert Writer


What we discussed:

  • How Jamie’s social life actually improved on discovering his introversion
  • Does knowing our personality type become an excuse for bad behaviour?
  • The discipline of sponteneity
  • How to answer ‘what do you do?’ as a creative introvert
  • Resisting the ‘what if’ catastrophising game
  • Breaking down the ‘cardboard giants’
  • How introverts can use social media to their advantage
  • How to handle the ‘haters’
  • How to set boundaries, starting with self-knowledge
  • How to set up your own Creative Retreat
  • Why introverts struggle with asking for help

Links mentioned

The Introvert Writer by Jamie Arpin-Ricci

Myers Briggs Type Indicator

Is Myers Briggs BS?

Your Creative Type Quiz

Joanna Penn interview

The Introvert’s Retreat

Why do introverts struggle to ask for help?

The Vulnerable Faith by Jamie Arpin-Ricci

Jean Vanier

Introvert Writer

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