Passive Aggressive Holiday Horror Stories

Is it true that Passive Aggressive behaviors can increase dramatically during the holidays? Emotions are running higher for both a passive-aggressive person and for you which makes his defense system kick into overdrive and turns you into an easier … [Read more...]

68% of Men Retreat and Say “Yes” To Avoid Fighting, or do Silent Treatment

Is it true that men prefer to say "YES" or be silent to avoid explaining themselves? More than 68% of men prefer to say “yes” and back down to avoid confrontation, according to a survey recently conducted by Creative Conflict Resolutions. Otherwise, … [Read more...]

Choosing Aggression Means Less Appreciation

  In a relationship, because we see our partner as someone we “choose,” we expect them to give us all the attention we crave. This is contrasted to relatives who are given to us, not chosen, and who don’t always give us the support we … [Read more...]

Divorce the Child, Marry the Husband

You have seen it all: The cold shoulder. The hidden anger and sly sabotage. The denial, the guilt-trips, the loneliness and fear of your own loved one. Why does a passive aggressive husband behave the way that he does? What brings him to cause you … [Read more...]