7 Things Covert Narcissists, Sociopaths, and Psychopaths Do Differently

By Shahida Arabi, Bestselling Author  “The only truly effective method for dealing with a sociopath you have identified is to disallow him or her from your life altogether. Sociopaths live completely outside of the social contract, and therefore to include them in relationships or other social arrangements is perilous.” – Dr. Martha Stout, The Sociopath Next Door … Continue reading 7 Things Covert Narcissists, Sociopaths, and Psychopaths Do Differently

Why do narcissists manipulate?

Posted to Quora: Bassel Chibani. The art of manipulation is not about making people do what you want them to do but rather getting them to want to do what you want them to do. The Art of War by Sun Tzu Our Human nature to believe whom we love. Manipulation is a long game, narcissists do … Continue reading Why do narcissists manipulate?

The poor misunderstood narcissist just wants sympathy.

Does anyone care how hard it is to live with NPD or do you really just see us as animals because you function from a point of lack of understanding? Posted by Stephen Underwood, Quora. This is exactly the type of question a narcissist would ask. Totally self-serving and all about them. Lack of understanding? … Continue reading The poor misunderstood narcissist just wants sympathy.

Why do narcissists discard their partners?

From a post by Brian Bryant, Quora. Narcissists discard for many reasons, but generally, in the end, it is to maintain an illusory control over the target.  A narcissist knows they are pathological liars, and purposefully rebellious against the rules (including people’s boundaries, and sense of self). Therefore, abandonment & betrayal are frequently at the … Continue reading Why do narcissists discard their partners?

Nothing is real. Nothing. Not you. Not them.

Narcissists follow scripts. By Veronica Welles, posted to Quora. You are not who you truly are, you are just a character in their script (either an extra or a supporting role). They are not who they truly are, they are just a character in their own script (always the lead character). The whole world is … Continue reading Nothing is real. Nothing. Not you. Not them.

No love. No emotions. Just nothing.

Written by: After Narcissistic Abuse - There is Light, Life & Love Narcissists switch their fake emotions, empathy, love, care, respect, friendship, off and on in like a light switch. BUT in reality they are perpetually in that 'off' position because they are nothing but an empty shell devoid of life! I could write out … Continue reading No love. No emotions. Just nothing.

GASLIGHTING: Examples, What it does to you, and How to overcome its devastating effects.

By: Kristen Snowden “YOU’RE NOT GOING OUT OF YOUR MIND. YOU’RE SLOWLY AND SYSTEMATICALLY BEING DRIVEN OUT OF YOUR MIND.” — Inspector Brian Cameron, Gaslight, 1944 Understanding what Gaslighting is, how it may infiltrate your life, and how to fully counter it is imperative to your own healing and growth process, along with your relationship’s growth. … Continue reading GASLIGHTING: Examples, What it does to you, and How to overcome its devastating effects.