Over at The Atlantic, Jonathan Rauch has a great article up about the proper care and feeding of your introvert.
I’m an introvert myself (shocking, I know!), and I have to say that he’s spot-on. I’m a selective socializer—I love hanging out with people, but it has to be the right sort of crowd. Also, sooner or later I need to disengage and have Alone Time again to recharge the batteries.