Archive | June 2012
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Dear Captain Awkward, I’m in love with my best friend. That sounds like a really lackluster problem, but it’s really starting to weigh on me in a way it never has before. I’ve tried to talk to some other friends about it, but they don’t really seem to count as outside opinions (our friends are […]
#275: “How do I keep a friendly (or more) connection with the guy who just broke up with me (twice)?”
Dear Captain Awkward, About six weeks ago, the guy I was dating (let’s call him StarTrekFan, our mutual love for Star Trek and other geekery brought us together), broke things off very suddenly. I asked him to give us another chance and he agreed. We had talked about what issues had arisen and wanted to […]
Dear Captain Awkward, My girlfriend and I are both in our early 20′s and have been going out long-distance for several months. Neither of us are very experienced at dating and this is the longest relationship either of us have been in. It’s also the first serious relationship she’s been in with a woman. We […]
Creepily, I can see what Google searches bring people to this blog. Sometimes it’s fun to try to help these searchers out. “I think I’m very unattracted to my boyfriend, is that a good reason to break up?” Yes. One of the best, in fact. “Do I text the girl that blew me?” Depends. Do […]
This is a guest post by Ozy Frantz about recent personal experience in a mental hospital for severe depression after a suicide attempt. If you have trouble reading about those topics, the cut it’s behind is for you. _____________________________________________________________________________