How I Survived New York as a Highly Sensitive Person

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So, I’ve always considered New York as every highly sensitive person’s nightmare: there’s lots of traffic, lots of people, lots of billboards, lots of noise, lots of lights, lots of high-rise buildings, lots of… everything. Highly Sensitive People (HSPs) generally have difficulty absorbing stimuli. They easily get overwhelmed by lots of visuals, sounds, smells, emotions, […]
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How to Be True to Yourself

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When he asked me to marry him, I said I had to think about it. When it took me a little bit too long to answer, I realised I wasn’t really into the relationship anyway and I broke up with him. This is more or less what happened when the people at my co-working space […]
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Why It’s Good To Not Care Sometimes

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I’d describe myself as a very conscientious person. I tend to take others’ needs into account, to be considerate, understanding and aware of what my actions mean to other people. I believe this is a great personality trait, but it also means that I might not always do what I feel like doing. I sometimes […]
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