Dear Captain Awkward, I happen to really like a guy who is the most confusing man I’ve ever met. I met Matt( fake name don’t worry) through my best friend. She is the type of person who finds loads of guys attractive and usually likes me to meet them so she can a) get my […]
The invite from Kate is here. March meetup will have playdough! Southbank Centre, SE1 8XX near Waterloo station, 11am onwards on the 1st of March. This month it will be playdough, I’ve decided! There are several easy-looking and cheap recipes for it online, so if you have the time/space/money to make some, give it a […]
Dear Captain Awkward, I’m a white ciswoman in my late twenties living in the Midwestern US. I’ve had a free online dating account for a while, having marginal success with short term dating but nothing that’s really led anywhere. My only *serious* relationship ended five years ago, after less than two years. I’ve come to […]
#549: I was promoted above my peers and now they are punishing me and #550: Do I need to tell my boss I’m looking around at other opportunities?
Dear Captain Awkward, I’m a relatively young professional and just got my first promotion (yay!). My question is about how I respond to/keep things upbeat and professional with my coworkers who are a little miffed they got passed over. Several of my coworkers and I all applied to be moved up; only I was promoted. […]
Dear Captain Awkward, So I met a girl last night, one I’ve run into occasionally when the orbits of our respective circles come into gravitational alignment. We spent the time chatting together and exchanged numbers afterwards. I have zero experience with romantic relationships, but what little knowledge I’ve accumulated from rom-coms and trashy novels leads […]
Reminder, the Twin Cities meetup is this weekend. From organizer Michelle, who would appreciate a RSVP: Hey Twin Cities Awkward Army! Sorry for the short notice. This month’s meetup is this Sunday, 2/16 at Blue Ox Coffee Company! It will be at 1 PM. This time, I will have some fresh new coloring books, but […]
It’s time for Bristol-ers to get together again. The details from Kate: Hi Captain – we are meeting up again, can you please post? Many thanks! Kate Hi all, it’s meetup time again! At the March meet, we shall be largely celebrating each other’s awesomeness. Do you draw, paint, write, knit, cross-stitch, or engage in […]