Unmasking Manipulation: Maneuvering the Undertow with Shrewdness and Innocence
The surface appears safe and serene. The sea offers a coolness and tranquility that is difficult to refuse, so you trust yourself to the waters. At first, it is invigorating. Then, suddenly, you find yourself sucked under by an unexpected pull. The undertow is powerful. Before you realize what is happening, you are too far from shore to get back. You find every bit of your strength is being used to keep from being permanently sucked under. Your plight looks hopeless, your cries stifled by the roaring waves. It is time to engage the unrelenting force. You must learn to shrewdly maneuver against the current.
Unmasking Manipulation takes you along the pathway through the complex and surreptitious snares of manipulation. It helps you uncover the deceptive tactics attacking the very foundations of your identity with pomp, eloquence, and rhetoric. It then goes on to explain why each tactic works so well and what you can do to battle against it with the stronger weapon of truth. By rediscovering the power of objective judgment, you can develop the confidence you need to engage this battle of the mind with integrity, strength, and effectiveness. If you are being repeatedly duped and are helpless to know how to stop it, enter the journey as an epic quest. It may be your only real hope.