Tara says she recently realized that she is an empath – someone who can feel, sense, and absorb others’ energies. She claims that she was “absorbing” so much chaos from those around her that she was “becoming chaos.”
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“I was hospitalized so many times in the last 20 years, and now I realize it wasn’t me that was ever sick. I was absorbing everyone else’s illnesses,” she says.
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Tara’s husband, Mike, says, “I don’t believe that she takes on anybody else’s stress. I think she brings the stress upon herself, which leads her to become sick and then have to go to the hospital.”
Mike, who claims his wife is unstable and unpredictable, says he doesn’t think it’s hurting anything for Tara to believe that she is an empath. He says, “I think she’s looking for a meaning of life and purpose.”
What does Tara claim that her abilities as an empath have allowed her to do?
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