Daddy Dreadful

You know how trump keeps you in a state of emotional turmoil all the time? You’re either angry, or sad, or dismayed, or hopeless and ready to give up? Rest assured, that’s how his family feels, too.

When you live with a narcissist, your life is forever in chaos. All the time. The narcissist creates drama after drama after drama in order to wear down the people around them so they are easier to control. When you spend all of your time…

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Blogging about mental illness, narcissistic abuse & survival, feminism, politics. Essayist, journalist, novelist, wife, mom, Kansan, repro rights activist.

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Amber Fraley

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Blogging about mental illness, narcissistic abuse & survival, feminism, politics. Essayist, journalist, novelist, wife, mom, Kansan, repro rights activist.

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