Toxic People, Toxic Times

Dana and KA chat about Toxic People, Toxic Times in this episode of Coffee Break With KA & Dana: Meaningful Conversations From A Lesbian Perspective

Toxic people spew negativity to demean and deflate you. And they think you’re the problem. Whatever insult or injury they’ve inflicted upon you, it’s either your fault or you’re making a mountain out of a molehill. — Psychology Today (2017)

In this episode, KA and Dana discuss the topic of toxic people and toxic times:

  • Handling them in the workplace
  • Dealing with them at home
  • How having them around can negatively impact your health

Listen to this episode here

About the hosts

KA is an author of lesbian fiction with degrees in counseling, psychology, and social work. She writes stories about lesbians, burdened by past trauma, who find healing in the love of a soul mate.

Dana is an avid reader, a recovering alcoholic, a fisher-woman, and a graduate of the school of hard knocks.

As co-hosts, they’re quite the duo. Connect with them online at

Music in this episode (Lucky Way) is licensed for use in various multimedia applications by Melody Loops.