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Narcissistic Abuse

* To reduce in importance or repute

By Gigi GibsonPublished 3 months ago Updated 3 months ago 1 min read
Narcissistic Abuse
Photo by Kelly Sikkema on Unsplash

Every encounter

casually claws,

little by little,

insidiously, into

particular places that felt

safe and sound. Now

eternally effaced.

heartbreak

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Gigi Gibson

Gigi Gibson is a writer and poet. She loves little rescue dogs, interior decorating, and chocolate. “To evoke an emotional response in my readers… that would be the most satisfying thing that I could accomplish with my writing.”

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Comments (4)

  • ROCK 9 days ago

    Intrigued. It seems to me that those who have not been exposed to life with a narcissistic loved one think we just stand up and say " no, this is unacceptable"...then walk away. I wish it were that simple. Thank you for sharing this genuine perspective.

  • Mika Oka2 months ago

    Every calculated move

  • John Cox3 months ago

    I like your take on the eclipse challenge. The idea of a lingering and growing threat is intriguing. It speaks to old, inherited fears from humanity’s deep past. The moon is more powerful than many of us realize.

  • Kendall Defoe 3 months ago

    Excellent!

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