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advice post: Is this really my life?

March 17, 2014

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At the ripe ol’ age of 29, I have lived a life most have only read about in fiction novels. Married at 20, divorced at 24. My ex-husband was physically, verbally and mentally abusive. He had numerous affairs, was an…
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when *isn’t* it about you?

February 12, 2014

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“And how did this suddenly become about you?” Though when Phil says it, by now, he no longer bothers with the “suddenly” bit, relying on the pruned version: “How is this about you?” I know it’s said as a dig,…
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7-year-itch, linked to trailer living

June 15, 2013

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QUESTION FROM A GREEK TRAGEDY READER: Help me please.  My husband came home one day and said he is retiring at the end of the year and that we are moving into a camper…No way I am going to live…
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advice: when you know better but just can’t help yourself

July 19, 2012

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QUESTION FROM A GREEK TRAGEDY READER: I am a guy who regularly reads your blog, and I always think ‘Why can’t I find someone as cool as her?’ I love the way you see and think, and for the many…
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an open sex life, a closed door

January 25, 2011

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QUESTION FROM A GREEK TRAGEDY READER: I was raised as a Jehovah’s Witness. That’s odd for me to even type because as long as I’ve remembered, it’s been difficult for me to share that with people. I was married just…
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i’m the other woman

January 18, 2011

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QUESTION FROM A GREEK TRAGEDY READER: I am desperate for your advice, but have been hesitant to solicit it for fear of your fans, or worse, your despising me. You see, I am having an affair with a friend’s boyfriend.…
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the grinch who refused to craft (or hear about it)

December 6, 2010

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QUESTION FROM A GREEK TRAGEDY READER: I married a Jew who hates, HATES Christmas and has been grumbling about it so much that it’s hard for me to even get excited this year – and I so want to because…
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advice: friendship becomes endship… again

October 23, 2010

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QUESTION FROM A GREEK TRAGEDY READER: I am wondering if I can rely upon you and your readers for some advice. I wrote to you and received excellent advice regarding a spoiled friendship and a baby shower (When Friendship Becomes…
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