Normative Male Alexithymia

“Normative male alexithymia – difficulty in naming one’s feelings”~ Norma Fishbane, Loving with the Brain in Mind ~ “I am constantly trying to communicate something incommunicable, to explain something inexplicable, to tell about something I only feel in my bones and which can only be experienced in those bones.“~ Franz Kafka, Letters to Milena ~ […]

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The Woke White Person

“The presence or absence of wakefulness can be established by direct observation of the organism”~ Antonio Damasio, The Feeling of What Happens ~ There is a phenomenon that Arianne Miller and Lawrence Josephs in Whiteness as Pathological Narcissism call “White Mutual Admiration Societies.” This can happen when a white therapist works with a white patient. […]

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