The Cuckoo Behavior of the Narcissist

“Reed warbler raising the young of a common cuckoo.” Photo Credit: Harald Olsen ¹ The analogy I use with clients when describing the effects of being in relationship with a narcissist are the fascinating, yet destructive breeding habits of the European common cuckoo. This bird is a brood parasite, which means it lays its eggs in the nests of other birds. […]

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The Power of Imagination

“Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world”. (Albert Einstein) The word ‘imagine’ means to form mental images of things not present to the senses and it requires a picture or image. It also means to conceive of or to form a purpose. The definition of imagination is parallel to […]

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