11 ways to protect yourself from negative influences

Everything that we do in life requires a certain level of energy. The more energy we have the more we can achieve in our lives. We lose the most energy from our interactions with others – especially people that are energy vampires.

Energy vampires drain your spirit by depleting your positive energy, just like real vampires slurp blood. Energy vampires – such as drama queens – leave you feeling drained and listless. You know you’ve spent time with an energy vampire when you leave feeling depressed, exhausted, or sad. Energy vampires drain your positive energy for their own use. Energy vampires leave you feeling empty and sluggish. My best advice is to avoid or minimize your contact with these people. Here are 11 tips to deal with these people.