Love In The Time Of COVID-19. Online Dating, Alias Construct

I will begin this blog with the entry from Anais Nin’s journal: I am lonely, yet not everybody will do. I don’t know why some people fill the gaps and others emphasize my loneliness. In reality those who satisfy me are those who simply allow me to live with the “idea of them” Anais NinContinue reading “Love In The Time Of COVID-19. Online Dating, Alias Construct”

Pandemic. Light At The End Of The Tunnel. What I Learned About Myself

I remember when it all started in March 2020. The weather was just getting nicer and spring was around the corner. There was so much to look forward to, after long gloomy West Coast winter. I was planning to visit my elderly parents in Poland in summer. I started following the news, and it wasContinue reading “Pandemic. Light At The End Of The Tunnel. What I Learned About Myself”

From MM’s Diary: My short relationship with a Narcissist

I remember few years ago, sitting at Starbucks, scrolling through articles on Flipboard app, reading some disturbing write-ups giving a personal accounts of dealings with a Narcissist. I recall that afternoon, I was off work, enjoying a quiet moment, waiting for my favourite cup of java, sprinkled with cinnamon and nutmeg on top.I was entertainingContinue reading “From MM’s Diary: My short relationship with a Narcissist”

Mental Health Awareness Week: Loneliness the biggest pandemic of all

“Loneliness is one of the greatest public health challenges of our time” Theresa May, Former UK Prime Minister We have been having Mental Health Awareness Week at work, from May 3rd till 7th; and I signed up for a couple of workshops. I feel blessed working for an employer that recognizes importance of mental healthContinue reading “Mental Health Awareness Week: Loneliness the biggest pandemic of all”