Identity Theft of Another Kind

Identity Theft of Another Kind

From my research on the impostor phenomenon, I have gained insight into how identity is shaped or misshaped during the early years, and how personalities come forth from identity. As I began to better understand the inner workings of internalizing what we see and hear, I looked back on my life’s journey and realized that who I was created to be . . . was not who I had become. 

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What Does Forgiveness Look Like?

What Does Forgiveness Look Like?

To take a break from my reading, I sit down on the cold tile of my office in married student housing, pull out the bottom drawer of the file cabinet nearest the door, and begin rummaging through some of my personal files that I had managed to preserve over the years of moving around. The wind is howling outside and clouds are causing a shadowed darkness to fall over this part of the campus. (An excerpt from my book, The Impostor Affect: A Closer Look by a Classic Case)

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