The Narcissistic Life http://thenarcissisticlife.com All you need to know about Narcissists... Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:46:07 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.2 Can A Narcissist Ever Change? http://thenarcissisticlife.com/can-narcissist-ever-change/ http://thenarcissisticlife.com/can-narcissist-ever-change/#respond Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:38:15 +0000 http://thenarcissisticlife.com/?p=1059 Is It Possible For The Narcissist To Change? Oh, Lord it’s hard to be humble, when you’re perfect in every way. I can’t wait to look in the mirror, ‘cos I get better looking each day! To know me is to love me, I must be a hell of a man.
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“I am what I am”, Transgender and Narcissism http://thenarcissisticlife.com/transgender-and-narcissism/ http://thenarcissisticlife.com/transgender-and-narcissism/#comments Fri, 10 Feb 2017 15:45:16 +0000 http://thenarcissisticlife.com/?p=1055 I am what I am
I don’t want praise I don’t want pity
I bang my own drum
Some think it’s noise I think it’s pretty
And so what if I love each sparkle and each bangle
Why not try to see things from a different angle
Your life is a shame
Till you can shout out: “I am what I am” […]

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Riding the Rollercoaster of Narcissistic Rage http://thenarcissisticlife.com/riding-rollercoaster-narcissistic-rage/ http://thenarcissisticlife.com/riding-rollercoaster-narcissistic-rage/#comments Sun, 05 Feb 2017 15:43:24 +0000 http://thenarcissisticlife.com/?p=1051 It’s true, recent events have made me quite angry. I have grown up in a world where differences have been accepted, even if sometimes with a raised eyebrow, and the mantra “live and let live” seemed sound enough for most to live by. But now things seem to have changed a lot, in a very […]

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Narcissists in Legend – From, Narcissus and Uther Pendragon to The Sherriff of Nottingham http://thenarcissisticlife.com/narcissists-legend-narcissus-uther-pendragon-sherriff-nottingham/ http://thenarcissisticlife.com/narcissists-legend-narcissus-uther-pendragon-sherriff-nottingham/#respond Tue, 31 Jan 2017 16:11:00 +0000 http://thenarcissisticlife.com/?p=1046 It is said by many that in religions across the world we create gods in our own flawed images of humanity, no more is it so obvious in the legends of Europe. The gods of Greece and Rome; the Arthurian legends of the British Isles and the Norse gods with their weapons and violent tempers. […]

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Was There Ever a Narcissistic Cave Man? – How Evolutionary Psychology May Shed Light On Narcissism http://thenarcissisticlife.com/ever-narcissistic-cave-man-evolutionary-psychology-may-shed-light-narcissism/ http://thenarcissisticlife.com/ever-narcissistic-cave-man-evolutionary-psychology-may-shed-light-narcissism/#comments Fri, 27 Jan 2017 16:08:39 +0000 http://thenarcissisticlife.com/?p=1043 The Evolution Of Narcissism Almost everyone has a some grasp of how evolution of species has happened. Basically, in any natural environment there are pressures such as inclement climate, lack of food, water, predators etc. which threaten survival. Alongside this there are variations between individuals within a species. Some may have longer necks, be taller, […]

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The Narcissistic Supply and the Narcissistic Worker http://thenarcissisticlife.com/narcissistic-supply-narcissistic-worker/ http://thenarcissisticlife.com/narcissistic-supply-narcissistic-worker/#respond Fri, 20 Jan 2017 15:13:58 +0000 http://thenarcissisticlife.com/?p=1039 Image Credits: Youtube We need oxygen to survive and we notice it most after being in a hot stuffy place. Getting outside into the fresh air becomes almost like an obsession and when we do get out, taking a great lungful gives us a satisfaction which is hard to imagine. A narcissist, together with all […]

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Is Narcissism A Modern Epidemic ? http://thenarcissisticlife.com/narcissism-modern-epidemic/ http://thenarcissisticlife.com/narcissism-modern-epidemic/#comments Fri, 06 Jan 2017 14:52:28 +0000 http://thenarcissisticlife.com/?p=1020 Think back to what we know of culture in the western world over the last 100 years or so and from the turn of the 20th century to the advent of the 1960’s, it would be quite correct to judge that people were on the whole, more stoical in their outlook than they are now. […]

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Do Narcissists Ever Cry? http://thenarcissisticlife.com/narcissists-ever-cry/ http://thenarcissisticlife.com/narcissists-ever-cry/#comments Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:36:40 +0000 http://thenarcissisticlife.com/?p=1014 Whilst narcissism is often characterised by bombast and a seemingly unwavering self-belief, there are times when even a narcissist may cry. Do Narcissists cry? It seems impossible but it is true. So how can someone who is so tied up with their own success, self-image and the presentation of themselves in their everyday lives suffer […]

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The Dark Triad Rises http://thenarcissisticlife.com/the-dark-triad-rises/ http://thenarcissisticlife.com/the-dark-triad-rises/#comments Wed, 07 Dec 2016 12:31:32 +0000 http://thenarcissisticlife.com/?p=1007 Today I want to examine the notion that Narcissim isn’t out on its own on the “everyday people it is not good to have a relationships with” stakes.  In fact Narcissism is one of the so called “Dark Triad” of personality types .  The Triad is so called because of similarities between three profoundly negative […]

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Trump, Farage, Le Pen And The Wizard Of Oz http://thenarcissisticlife.com/trump-farage-le-pen-wizard-oz/ http://thenarcissisticlife.com/trump-farage-le-pen-wizard-oz/#comments Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:53:04 +0000 http://thenarcissisticlife.com/?p=1003 “I believe JR really loved Sue Ellen And that things sound better when you’re yellin’ I believe that the Devil is ready to repent But I can’t believe Donald Trump Is president” Not The Nine O’Clock News circa 1980, edited for 2016″ The song “I Believe” was a parody American folk song from British satirical […]

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