Where Does Narcissism Come From? Part I

Good question. I’ve thought about this a lot. If you look up narcissism, there is a tremendous amount of stuff about its roots. Is it genetic? Is it caused by environmental factors? Is it caused by a combination of those? Is it triggered or does it develop slowly? One thing that I’ve found irritating about […]

21 Things I Irrationally Love

This post has been prompted by the wonderful Aussa Lorens who in turn got this idea from the equally wonderful Samara. Check out the 21 things that they irrationally love as well as their funny, irreverent, witty and flat-out amazing posts about all sorts of things. So, without further ado, the 21 things that I irrationally […]

For C

You were going. Creeping through the night. Airports. Bus terminals. With the heavy smell that you carried – of need. Of want. To be somewhere else. Anywhere else. With many, many others. Swallowing hugely of everything. And not knowing. I leave you, you said. I think. I feel. You say nothing. Except Sit there with […]

More Narcissist Slayers!

The wonderful Madeline from Madeline Scribes has nominated me for the “Narcissist Slayer” award. I feel very honoured because I have now been twice nominated for this particular award. Yes, I’m bragging. How very narcissistic of me. ;) I don’t accept awards, but I do want to pass on the names of the other people that […]

A Resolution By Any Other Name Is Still a Resolution

I don’t really do new year’s resolutions. Sometimes, I’m definitely tempted, but I know what will happen – nothing. I’m one of those people who has to be ready to do or not do whatever it is; an arbitrary due date that forces me into trying to change some awful behaviour or other will only […]