Karyl McBride's Writings
Will I Ever Be Good Enough?: Healing the Daughters of Narcissistic Mothers (link to this article - you need to scroll about half way down!) "After 26 years of practice, therapist McBride discovered a distressing commonality with her female patients: a narcissistic mother. “I had treated scores of women who shared many of the same symptoms.... over...
When I was a little girl, I had a talking doll named “Chatty Cathy”. Whenever I pulled her string, she spoke the same phrases: “Tell me a story” or “Please brush my hair.” It may seem strange, but when I think about how to describe a “narcissistic mother,” I...