Quiet Revolutionaries

Quiet Revolutionaries are readers who embody the spirit of Quiet Revolution: strong yet gentle, firm but kind, they are as indomitable as they are unassuming. These are intimate portraits of people of all ages from across the globe, whose stories run the gamut from hilarious to heartrending.

We’ll be adding a new Quiet Revolutionary to the mix every week. Want to join them? We’d love to hear from you!

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Mary McKnight

Letting go is never easy, but it can be liberating.

Amanda van Mulligen

Quiet doesn't always mean okay.

Megan Anderson

30 seconds—a life changed.

Kayla Taculog

Fish out of water—yet thriving.

Nicole Scott

Words are like butterflies; catch and release.

Jane Babb

On the gift of stories of quiet.

James Horton

If you were a tree, what would you be?

Thomas Deakin

Introversion is not to be wished away. Embrace it.

Michael Duffy

Is your true self challenging your way of life? Are you listening?

Lisa Harding-Bond

Think an introvert can't be an outstanding salesperson?

Courtney Rosebush

The littlest of human beings can beat you at your game... if you care to listen.

Subha

When the world is talking, do you feel left out?

Joseph Rivers

A healthy sense of self goes beyond temperament.

Atiqah Samsuri

Talking more isn't always the answer.

Lorraine Duffy Merkl

The many advantages of having social butterflies in your life.

Caroline Bogart

The power of words: "You are not shy. You are just reserved."

Daphne Buckingham

Straying away from one's nature has profound consequences. So does returning.

Stephanie Roland

Think only extroverts can exude confidence? See how it's done the introvert way.

Nate Adlam

Self-judgment ruling your life? See how this introvert slayed this dragon.

Cristina Gomes

Where do you experience belonging?

Hana Tiro

An extroverted introvert? It's not an oxymoron.

Siti Naquia Abdul Rahim

A stranger + proximity = comfort? It does happen.

Sneha Menon

Quiet perseverance pays big dividends.

Carolyn Kiel

Have you heard of a "gym-trovert"?

Nina Jervis

The tale of a "pushy" introvert.

Jaclyn Desforges

How do you handle the question, "Why are you so quiet?"

Marielle Caballero

Speak up quietly but firmly, and change the world.

Heeju Jang

Sometimes, the gift of newfound confidence comes in a strange package.

Ann Zimage

How a hard goodbye can turn into an uplifting thank-you.

Erin Daly

When our assumptions break, the gift of the unexpected is received.

Patrick Hyland

Being alone: do you crave or fear it?

Lorelei Bachman

What do you hear when you become still?

Eitan Snyder

Introversion is not an impediment to being onstage—it's an asset.

Natalya Williamson

Having trouble speaking up at work? Here are 5 tips on how to find your voice.

Gayle Rose

Out of chaos and into self-awareness: one introvert's journey.

Manuela Ribeiro

Never underestimate an introvert.

Sandra Younan

When the going gets tough, the introvert gets thoughtful.

Tariq Mustafa

The internet: the savior of the quiet soul.

Neha Mandhani

Are you an introverted parent? You can save your sanity.

Zharif Badrul

Tongue vs. pen: what wins in your universe?

Jamie Jakubik

Hi! I am an introvert. Wanna date?

Nathan Haley

How far did you have to travel to find yourself?

Michelle Buck

"You are not alone. You have a voice in this world."

Lauren Brown

Remembering who you are can give you wings.

Jeneen Floyd

Your body's always trying to tell you something.

Christy Ailman

How are you running the marathons of your life?

Jane Carey

What does it take to raise a child?

Tessa Armstrong

How do you recharge your batteries?

Denise Tanaka

Maybe we're all just at different speeds.

Pete Mosley

"Even the tiniest pebble creates ripples right to the edge of the pond."

Jeffrey Gould

Got an "introverted" weakness? Maybe it's your strength!

Terence Adamson

What do you see when you dive below the surface of an iceberg?