Alone with yourself

“You cannot be lonely if you like the person you’re alone with” Wayne W Dyer Don’t you just love the idea Wayne Dyer promotes here? If you like yourself, you’re never lonely, even or especially when you’re alone. It’s a simple and beautifully elegant truth. No matter how much you love or like someone else, they can never be exactly …

Road Rage, a narcissistic disorder

Today Vancouver was especially rainy and the roads were very wet; driving was difficult. Seeing a driver raging at another motorist in rush hour traffic put me in mind of what might underlie road rage. Why do people get so damn angry on the roads? Its not as though this is uncommon, and it can be dangerous. When we get …

Suicide and Self Harm

Death by one’s own hand is always tragic. It evokes identifications with the unhappy person as well as contemplation about what circumstances could be that bad that death is deemed preferable. This is all ratcheted up several notches when the person is famous, is a celebrity, and appears, at least to the outside world, to “have it all”. We might …