Anonymous asked:I am sorry to bother you with what may be a silly question. I am a highly empathetic individual, so much so that I feel other people's stuff a little too intensely and I just cannot cope or function in the world. I hide away, push people away and run from the world. I just feel too much emotion, too many things and it hurts because this world doesn't allow people to express the things that they feel and I constantly have to choke it down. any tips on how to shut it off for good, so I can live?
Well you can’t exactly shut it off but you can develop your consciousness so that it won’t be as exhausting around others. I have a bunch of articles/posts on empaths.
i can definitely understand the nature of being an Empath, it definitely isn’t always easy. There was a time when i wrote a bunch of posts of them let me dig into my archive and see what i can find:
raising the consciousness of empathy:
dealing with psychic attack: http://theawakenedstate.tumblr.com/post/26328223207/hello-a-little-on-myself-before-i-go-on-i-am-a
I may be an empath, what is one?: http://theawakenedstate.tumblr.com/post/26224450829/i-may-be-an-empath-what-is-an-empath
Hope it helps
much love <3