Corona-Inspired Empath Myth-Tip #2

  As folks, particularly those in the metaphysically-minded marketplace, try to help others make sense of the current state of the world and find some meaning (read market), there is one one myth that keeps resurfacing like herpes. Like the other gift that keeps on giving, it can cause great unseen harm and reinforces fears … Continue reading Corona-Inspired Empath Myth-Tip #2

Corona-inspired Empath Tip #1: Telephone and Video Calls

There are so many people describing the near-anxiety they have before telephone and video calls and the fatigue afterwards. If you are feeling preemptively tired before telephone calls and video meetings and fried after them, you want to get really clear on why. Is it your nervous system firing ahead of time, afraid everything is … Continue reading Corona-inspired Empath Tip #1: Telephone and Video Calls

Empath’s Need Condoms and Seat Belts like Everyone Else

Myth:  Empaths must learn to be protected or shielded Bullshit.  And, in fact, this is the single most dangerous way of thinking for any empath.  It is a mind-fuck that will, well, quickly fuck one up. 'Protection' is intentional blindness. Energy moves.  It is not static.  What empaths feel is merely energy.  'Protections', be they … Continue reading Empath’s Need Condoms and Seat Belts like Everyone Else

On Empaths Absorbing Other’s Emotions

Myth:  Empaths take on other people's emotions and illnesses Truth:  Empaths do not absorb other people's shit.  We feel it.  Period.   The emotions of others aren't contagious.  Any 'taking on' of has little to do with having a psychic gift and everything to do with being otherwise human.   There are plenty of people who choose … Continue reading On Empaths Absorbing Other’s Emotions

Not all Empaths are Empathetic, Some are just Ath-holes

Myth number one:  All psychic empaths are empathetic. Notsomuch.  Being an empath simply means one can feel other energies--here we're talking about those with emotions of others (though that is an incomplete definition).  Being empathetic is a state of active compassion, an identification with the feelings of others.  There are plenty of people who can … Continue reading Not all Empaths are Empathetic, Some are just Ath-holes

Myths of Being an Empath

Talking about psychic-stuff is a challenge for me.  It's been overcomplicated, mysticized, romanticized, twisted, subverted, and glamorized over the course of millenia.  So much so that addressing issues related to what many considered psychic gifts is sacrosanct.   Weeeelllll, I think it's time to change that.  I have found that the myths perpetuated about psychic-stuff … Continue reading Myths of Being an Empath