Unless you have been married to a narcissist, it is very hard to explain what it is like. In the beginning, you start to realize that something is off, but you can’t put your finger on just what is happening. You can’t seem to make yourself understood, and no matter how hard you try,
About Caedy SullivanA devoted mother of two and an avid reader, Caedran has a master’s degree in English and teaches AP English Language and Composition & English 9 at the high school level. In the classroom and out, she is working to help others live their best life through deliberate and mindful healthy choices.
Having done the leg work and been in a marriage with a narcissistic husband, understand that if you are married to, or are planning to marry a narcissist, your narcissistic spouse is or will be unable to have a healthy, intimate, interpersonal relationship. You will be united to someone who does not have any
I knew going into my divorce that there would be no cooperation from my ex husband, and I knew that my kids would bear the brunt of his abusive ways, but even with this knowledge, without a doubt, co-parenting with a narcissist is the hardest thing I have ever done in my life. Life
Looking back on my experience, I was fairly naive. When I filed the paperwork for divorce from my ex-husband 14 years ago, I had no idea what to expect. I mean, getting a divorce was non-negotiable given what he had put me through, but I didn’t know that throughout the divorce process, and LONG
Living with someone who is self-obsessed takes a toll on your own health and well being. If your husband is a narcissist, divorce might be the best option. When I became a mother, I felt it was my duty and responsibility to provide a safe and stable environment for my children. Going into my