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The Unseeing by Anna Mazzola

The Unseeing by Anne Mazzola is a historical crime drama that pits a son against his father and a young mother against the world. This book goes under the category of books I have read this year that far exceed my expectations. 634 more words

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20 Signs You Were Raised by a Narcissist

Do you have dysfunctional family dynamics or know someone who does? If you were raised by a parent with narcissistic personality disorder you will relate to these statements. 78 more words

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The Appearance of Annie van Sinderen by Katherine Howe

The Appearance of Annie van Sinderen by Katherine Howe is high on promise, but stumbles when it comes to delivery. I grant that this is a ghost story and my criteria for the genre is very high. 688 more words

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No One Can Pronounce My Name (★★★☆☆)

Rakesh Satyal   *   Picador   *   May 2, 2017   *   384 Pages

No One Can Pronounce My Name is the story of a group of Indian immigrants living in Cleveland, Ohio. 417 more words

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Your husband took his own life. Tell the truth and destroy what’s left of your family. Or keep a secret that will tear you apart. What would you do?

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The Narcissist's Legacy

I made a little video in honor of my maternal grandmother yesterday.  I had found so many old photos of her on my dad’s computer and I wanted to preserve them in the event that anything happens to me, so I figured a YouTube video would best keep them somewhere forever. 1,195 more words

Parental Alienation Syndrome

No more pretending

Within the last two to three years, I’ve discovered that my whole entire family are narcissists in varying degrees. Two narcissistic parents (Father the highly malignant type) five children.   806 more words