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About Janey D.

Janey Davies has been published online for over 8 years. She is the head writer for Shoppersbase.com, she also writes for AvecAgnes.co.uk, Ewawigs.com and has contributed to inside3DP.com. She has an Honours Degree in Psychology and her passions include learning about the mind, popular science and politics. When she is relaxing she likes to walk her dog, read science fiction and listen to Muse.

6 Gaslighting Techniques Manipulators Use to Make You Feel Crazy

By | 2018-02-23T21:14:56+00:00 February 23rd, 2018|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , |

There are some sneaky gaslighting techniques dark personalities use to make their victims feel crazy. It is, therefore, important to recognize the signs of gaslighting before it’s too late. Have you ever been in a relationship with someone and their words and actions have made you feel like you are going crazy? They could be [...]

10 Things a Drama Queen Will Do to Control Your Life

By | 2018-02-16T18:39:54+00:00 February 21st, 2018|Categories: Personality|Tags: , , , , |

If I asked you to describe a drama queen, you’d probably say attention-seeking, hysterical and makes a huge fuss about things. You might even know a drama queen and view their behaviour as a little irritating but hardly cause for concern. But what if I told you that drama queens use their unreasonable behaviour in [...]

Eye Movements When Lying: How Your Eyes Betray Your Lies

By | 2018-02-07T22:49:08+00:00 February 19th, 2018|Categories: Human Brain, Psychology & Mental Health, Uncommon Science|Tags: , , , , |

Can your eye movements reveal whether you are telling the truth or not? Some body language experts believe a person exhibits certain eye movements when lying, but others disagree. It is generally accepted that the left side of our brain is associated with logic and our right side with creativity. Therefore anyone who looks left is [...]

What Is Psychological Splitting and How You May Be Using It without Even Knowing

By | 2018-02-15T23:14:07+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , , , |

Psychological splitting is also known as all-or-nothing or black-and-white thinking. Psychological splitting is an unconscious process whereby a person tends to view themselves and their life in extremes. Everything is either good or bad, and there are no grey areas. Typically, psychological splitting is about having polarising beliefs. This is where a person will exclusively [...]

What Is Sublimation in Psychology and How It Secretly Directs Your Life

By | 2018-02-09T20:20:00+00:00 February 9th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , , |

Sublimation in psychology is a defense mechanism where negative urges and impulses are channelled into socially accepted behaviour. Sigmund Freud first coined the term sublimation after reading ‘The Harz Journey’ by Heinrich Heine. The book told the story of a boy who cut off the tails from dogs and in later life became a respected surgeon. [...]

What Does Dreaming of Someone Dying Mean? 8 Possible Interpretations

By | 2018-02-06T15:03:40+00:00 February 6th, 2018|Categories: Dream Interpretation, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Dreaming of someone dying can mean all kinds of things. Dreams regarding death can have many different connotations. However, many people believe that dreaming of someone dying is a bad omen. It could be a premonition of the person dying in real life. Death dreams usually signify an end to something, whether it is a [...]

10 Signs You Have Bottled Up Emotions (and How They Secretly Affect You)

By | 2018-02-03T20:40:41+00:00 February 3rd, 2018|Categories: Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , , |

Bottled up emotions can affect your life in unexpected ways. For this reason, it’s important to recognize if you repressing your emotions too much. We all have moments where it is better to repress our emotions rather than articulate every single feeling we experience. Our society dictates that we should be strong and unemotional. But [...]

This Is What Your Sense of Humor Reveals about Your Personality

By | 2018-01-30T16:21:48+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , |

Sigmund Freud famously once said: “A cigar may just be a cigar, but a joke is never just a joke.” He implied that there are several different types of sense of humor and that somehow they were related to our personalities. This could be true. I mean look at any dating site profile and you [...]