"In a culture where being social and outgoing are prized above all else, it can be difficult, even shameful, to be an introvert. But, as Susan Cain argues in this passionate talk, introverts bring extraordinary talents and abilities to the world, and should be encouraged and celebrated."
Here is the TED Link to her video http://www.ted.com/talks/susan_cain_the_power_of_introverts.html
I guess that's why I love my solitude and living in the woods. Oh yeah...and my large personal library.