Timely Advice from A Survivor of Narcissistic Abuse

How I Find Empathy and Wisdom in My Alternate Reality of America

If it is true that Trump supporters are victims of narcissistic abuse, then censoring and silencing them is abuse too.
Image by TheDigitalArtist, Pete Linforth, Pixabay

When I was married to a narcissist, some friends would question my judge of character. Some mocked and chastised me in my own home. “You married too young,” one said. “We told you so,” another whispered. Two others gathered in the kitchen late at night, making plans…




Outstanding stories objectively and diligently selected by 40+ senior editors on ILLUMINATION

Recommended from Medium

I was 1 out of 3 white kids in my high school and this made me a better nurse

Why The Word “Identify” Grinds My Gears

ADA @ 30 — Dismantling the Master’s House

Climate change is a racial problem too

Equal Rights Need Equal Funding

Celebrate diversity

Inequality, the Worst Thing About Us

Hair and Race: How our Societies Target Black Women

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Sienna Mae Heath

Sienna Mae Heath

Empowering empaths and survivors through story. Moving to Substack: siennamaeheath.substack.com.

More from Medium

Remembering the miserable me.

The Best Talks on Breast Cancer | Draga Ilievski​ | Women’s Healthcare

There’s a pill for this! My leap into anxiety medication after I didn’t think I needed it.

Slowing Down to Move Forward