Robert Bruce on Emotional Vampires

I have read Robert Bruce’s new Psychic Self Defense Guidebook and he is an excellent practitioner in understanding psychic self defense. He also talks about Emotional Vampires on his web site.

“…When another person cuts you off, slights you, snubs you, gets one over on you, or betrays you in some way, it makes you feel bad. You feel it like a low blow. You can actually feel your energy leave you when this happens. You suddenly feed ‘deflated’. When this happens, someone has stolen a piece of your vital energy. If this happens often, pretty soon you’ll be exhausted and disempowered for no discernable reason.

These people are also of the same type that always bottlenecks your progress. They drive you crazy with irrational arguments, and you just know they are insulting you behind your back… simply because they’re jealous. These are the Emotional Vampires of our world.”

Emotional Vampirism

By Patrick Wanis Ph.D.

Now, let’s talk about the people that drain you or feed on you mentally, emotionally or energetically – the psychic and emotional vampires.

Almost every one of us has someone in our life whom we wish we could change or whom we wish would change; desiring them to do things differently or to be different. It might be a boss, coworker, colleague, team member, friend, family member or worse, a romantic partner.

Understanding that we cannot change anyone (except ourselves) is step one to inner peace. Step two is to understand yourself and others.  Continue reading