Tag Archives: Pride

Throwback Thursday: My Inner Narcissist.

Originally posted on January 8, 2015 The beautiful paintings in this article are by Marta Dahlig at Deviantart. Narcissism isn’t limited to narcissists. Most people have some narcissistic traits and that’s why it’s dangerous to try to diagnose someone you … Continue reading

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My stupid ego stands in the way of empathy.

There’s been something on my mind that’s been bothering me a lot, but I’ve hesitated posting about it because it makes me sound like a terrible person.  But I’ve always aimed to be honest on this blog, so I’m not … Continue reading

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“Saving face”

“Saving face” is the concept of avoiding facing the consequences of having been shamed, sometimes by sacrificing something you value. A perfect example is what I almost did yesterday when my irresponsibility for posting a certain article was called out … Continue reading

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What really matters.

Life isn’t about what you do or who you are. Life is about those moments that just make you say “Wow. I did that.” –“Mex Nyman”

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My daughter just made me cry.

Molly and me in the car in April 2014. I was 2 months No Contact with my MN ex by then. My daughter Molly got home from visiting some friends, and admitted that she had come across my blog back … Continue reading

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My inner narcissist

The beautiful paintings in this article are by Marta Dahlig at Deviantart. Narcissism isn’t limited to narcissists. Most people have some narcissistic traits and that’s why it’s dangerous to try to diagnose someone you don’t know pretty well or have … Continue reading

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Free association…thoughts on gratitude, pride and healing.

My head was exploding with ideas for new posts this morning (creative new ideas are almost out of control! Halleluia!) but since none are long thoughts and all came to me as I was running my morning errands and buying … Continue reading

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