The Past-Present Confusion, Part 2
What does a person feel when a parataxic distortion is about to happen?
In our last blog post, we talked about the essential characteristics of parataxic distortion. We learned that sometimes, our minds get confused and make a direct association between the present situation and a past experience or memory in the effort to provide us with useful insight.
However, what happens is we end up being frustrated, anxious or angry because we directly project our past experiences on other people (e.g. your husband or wife).