Psychology Tip of the Week: What Does Your Handwriting Say About Your Personality?

Psychology Tip of the Week: What Does Your Handwriting Say About Your Personality?

Ashley Argyle, Staff Writer

We all write in our own unique way. There are many factors that can affect a person’s handwriting style, such as whether they are left or right handed. Here’s a breakdown of the main detectors about someone’s personality that are shown through their handwriting:

  • Slanted to the right/ big letters: You are an outgoing extrovert. You are very sociable and friendly.
  • Slanted to the left/small letters: You tend to keep to yourself and you prefer solitude.
  • No slants: You are logical, practical, and guarded.
  • Average sized letters: You are well adjusted and adaptable.
  • Closed loops: You tend to be skeptical and tense.
  • Opened loops: You are spontaneous and open-minded.
  • If your S’s are
    • Pointy: You tend to be ambitious.
    • Round: You are a people-pleaser.
    • Open at the bottom: You might not be doing what you want to do.
    • Printed: You are very versatile.