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Interviewing Narcissists’ Acquaintances: An Unusual Path to Healing

Interviewing Narcissists’ Acquaintances: An Unusual Path to Healing

It’s extraordinarily lucky that my narcissists aren’t the charming type. No, mine are the type that piss everybody off in their egotistical zeal to be “better than,” to proselytize and then to live in haughty isolation from everyone else who is “going
GoT and the Busiest Time of the Year

GoT and the Busiest Time of the Year

After the devastation of Game of Thrones and its critics’ aftermath, what sane adult has the bandwith for end of-year stuff? I feel like my head is popping off: teens in crisis are marching in like so many White Walkers and I feel bereft of things to say to them. ...
Attention, Anxiety and ADHD

Attention, Anxiety and ADHD

Many of us ADHDers are lucky enough to have not just ADHD, but anxiety as well. #blessed There are different explanations for why ADHD and anxiety often go together....
Informed Consent is a Myth

Informed Consent is a Myth

We ask people with impaired reason to consent to treatment to try to re-establish their sanity.  Are they even capable of making
SIbling Loss and the Unloved Daughter: The Cost of Speaking Up

SIbling Loss and the Unloved Daughter: The Cost of Speaking Up

Most daughters first recognize the toxicity of their childhood experiences by focusing on their mother’s treatment of them; that’s the issue that is front and center-stage. That’s the information that’s needed when everything seems fraught....
It’s On My List

It’s On My List

There are a lot of things that most people with ADHD have in common. Being easily distracted is on that list. Misplacing things is there as well. Speaking out of turn is another item....
Today I Love That The Dragon Lives

Today I Love That The Dragon Lives

Today I love that the dragon lives and that on this day I will find her winter lair and assist her in making her way to her summer harbor where she will rule the water again....
Don’t Argue: Use These 9 Rules of Engagement

Don’t Argue: Use These 9 Rules of Engagement

It was clear that after 7 years of marriage, Jack and Jill still loved each other. But they way they solved problems, or rather, the way they didn’t solve problems,...
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Best of Our Blogs: May 21, 2019

Best of Our Blogs: May 21, 2019

Do you ever feel like you always have to be on? You have to say the “right,” thing, act the “right way,” be witty, funny, but not too yourself. If...
Study: Fast Walkers Tend to Live Longer

Study: Fast Walkers Tend to Live Longer

Fast walkers tend to have a longer life expectancy than slower walkers, regardless of the person’s body weight or obesity status, according to a new study conducted by researchers at...