As someone in recovery from narcissistic abuse, it seems like everywhere I go, I see narcissistic people and their abusive
Narcissists, among other things, are extremely selfish and require everyone else around them to reflect their own image. Like the
One of the most overused platitudes I hear in response to toxic parents is that they must have meant well,
Don’t laugh, but watching The Brady Bunch as a kid offered one of my first insights that there might be
One of the most frustrating aspects of overcoming abuse is freeing oneself from the projections of an abuser. Abusive people
Act I One could do no right; One could do no wrong. Mom assigned the roles; Dad agreed on parts.
I am naturally inclined to look at a topic from every angle in order to find the truth in it.
Victims do it. Abusers do it. Regular people do it without even realizing it. All too often in abusive situations,
Dear Dad, The young child that you molested and terrorized is no longer afraid of you. She resides within me
My entire childhood was formed around the interests of my father. My mother worked very hard to make him happy,