Weird title huh? How can an empath be a narcissist? … It just doesn’t sound possible. But it is. Empaths by definition are supposed to be so finely “tuned in” to others and their feelings and thoughts that they can literally experience firsthand (or secondhand) what it’s like to be another person. Narcissists, on the […]
What is it about narcissists that is so irresistibly attractive? Like moths drawn to flames, us empaths seem to have a penchant for flying head-first into dangerous friendships and soul-sucking relationships that leave us feeling exhausted and unhinged. And yet, over and over again many of us fall into the same trap, often missing the […]
If you have grown up as a male in our society you’ve been taught one very clear message: emotions are a weakness, big boys don’t cry. Being “strong” means you have to be forceful, aggressive, competitive and largely unemotional. If for some reason you are born sensitive, cooperative and compassionate, you are perceived as “weak,” “effeminate” […]
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Jennifer from America asks: Do you think it’s possible for someone’s sensitivity and/or empathy to shut off or be dulled? She goes on to elaborate: When I was younger I had a lot of the signs of being a highly sensitive person and an empath but as I got older it slowly stopped. I no […]