When you leave a narcissist, it's rarely the end of the story. There are usually more challenges that lay ahead. Because as I'm sure you know, nothing's simple when you're dealing with a narcissist! If you've just left a narcissist, or are thinking of leaving, it's useful to know what they're likely to do. Then
Narcissists spend most of their time operating under a façade. This is where they pretend to be empathetic, caring, and considerate – a normal person. Facade management is important to narcissists. Because they need people to stick around to give them the attention and adoration they crave. If they act narcissistic all the time, they
During a relationship with a narcissist, you feel many negative emotions. But the frustrating thing is that it's difficult to pin down why you feel that way. And it's even more difficult to explain to others how you're feeling. For years in my marriage I had a gut feeling I was being played. And that
While there's no manual for how to live with and help a narcissistic husband, when you're married to a narcissist, things can get complicated. Fortunately, there are certain ways to handle this personality disorder.
I previously wrote an article explaining gaslighting. To add more clarity, I'm going to highlight common gaslighting phrases, and explain what their intentions are. This should help you identify whether you're being gaslighted. And understand the attack that's being made on you. Armed with this knowledge, you're more able to disarm it's effects. Because you