10 Lifelong Scars Daughters of Elderly Narcissistic Mothers Have & How to Cope   

Mothers are typically our primary caregivers. They are our first contact with the outside world. They provide the security and warmth that gives us confidence growing up. Interactions with our mother, a tender touch, a reassuring smile, and some encouraging words validate our emotions and increase our self-worth. But not…

How Narcissists Isolate You: 5 Signs and Ways to Escape

It doesn’t always happen quickly. Sometimes narcissists isolate you subtly and slowly, gradually removing your entire identity. However, you can escape. When we think about narcissists, we think of insidious and toxic people who are easily recognizable. The truth is, they aren’t always so obvious to pinpoint. Some narcissists pride…

The Narcissistic Abuse Cycle: 4 Phases of a Relationship with a Manipulator 

No one purposefully enters into a narcissistic relationship. We like people that make us feel good about ourselves. We are drawn to those who are friendly, generous and gregarious. We are programmed by evolution to be attracted to people that share common interests. And it is exactly these qualities that…

What Is the Narcissistic Stare? (And 8 More Non-Verbal Signs of a Narcissist)

Narcissists are an emotionless, grandiose, and self-entitled group of people who manipulate others for their use. If you have ever been involved with a narcissist, you’ll know that they employ many devious tactics to get what they want. What Is the Narcissistic Stare? One of these manipulative tools is the…

12 Reasons Why Narcissists and Empaths Are Attracted to Each Other

Here’s a question; why are narcissists and empaths attracted to each other? They are, after all, polar opposites. You would think their paths would never cross. Narcissists are driven by their grandiose sense of entitlement and put their needs above all others. On the other hand, empaths are driven to…