Highly Sensitive is part of the Talent Development Resources series of sites - providing information and inspiration to enhance creativity and personal growth. -- Also included are references to shyness and introversion, which are not the same, but can interact with high sensitivity.
“I was the shyest human ever invented, but I had a lion inside me that wouldn’t shut up.” Ingrid Bergman // Dr. Linda Silverman, director of the Gifted Development Center, explains introverts [not the same as shy] "are wired differently from extraverts and they have different needs." - From article Introverted, Shy or Highly Sensitive in the Arts.
“Creatives often feel and perceive more intensely, dramatically, and with a wildly vivid color palate to draw from, which can only be described as looking at the world through a much larger lens." – Creativity Coach Lisa Riley, from excerpt from my book: Being Highly Sensitive and Creative.
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Site author: Douglas Eby, M.A./Psychology, is a writer and researcher on the psychology of creative expression and personal growth - see Résumé.