Tag: narcissists

I Found My Life’s Purpose—It Wasn’t What I Thought

I will forever live in infamy  as the mid-life poster child for how to take something that should only be a transient insult to the ego and parlay it into a career-ending, life-altering, multi-year ‘Ordeal’.

Hey! Did You Hear Me? I Said You Can Never Go Home Again. Got it?!

Tempted By The View In The Rear View Mirror At one time or another, I think we all get tempted to revisit our pasts and reopen old wounds—even when we know we shouldn’t. In 2014—a good three years after my husband left—I did just…

Better Living Through Chemistry? Your Brain May Actually Be Working Against You In Matters Of The Heart

There’s A Mad Chemist At Work According to Helen Fisher PhD, the physical pain that people feel when they have been rejected is very real. Her research has shown that when emotional attachments and love addictions become entrenched, neurology within the brain changes. Once…

Honey, He Has A Boat

Schticks And Stones One of the things my ex husband always joked about was wanting a boat. It was our private humor. Everyone who knew us heard us engage in this schtick at one time or another throughout the years. Whenever we were on…