Circling the Storm Drain

The pain of orbiting around a narcissist is most acute for those who love him and are emotionally invested in him, most notably the spouse/partner/etc. and the children. Maybe it’s the current political season, maybe it’s our obsession with the #selfie generation, but as an Empath, I am aware of how much narcissism and self-involvement is … Continue reading Circling the Storm Drain

Meltdown Mania

I had a meltdown last weekend. The very worst one ever. This particular meltdown sucked me pretty far down the rabbit hole, much deeper than I’ve ever been. I had thoughts about self harm, which has NEVER even crossed my crazy, conflicted mind. One can only be so crazy and be called so many ugly … Continue reading Meltdown Mania

Bonnet Carre Spillway Opened To Relieve Pressure On The Mighty Mississippi River

Heavy rains in southeast Louisiana forced the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to open 60 bays of the Bonnet Carre Spillway on Friday, four days earlier than it had planned — Read on http://www.theadvocate.com/content/tncms/live/ If you don’t live near the Mighty Mississippi River as I do, in a small rural city right outside of Baton … Continue reading Bonnet Carre Spillway Opened To Relieve Pressure On The Mighty Mississippi River