My friend posted this doozy of a poem the other day: “Fairy-tale Logic”Fairy tales are full of impossible tasks:Gather the chin hairs of a man-eating goat,Or cross a sulphuric lake in a leaky boat,Select the prince from a row of identical masks,Tiptoe up to a dragon where it basksAnd snatch its bone; count dust specks, […]
The first Germany meetup is happening! From Mercy: Awkward Army goes Germany – first Munich meetup!The first Awkward meetup in Munich will take place on the 17th of April, 3 p.m. at Café KlenzeThe address is:Cafe Klenze, in der Alten Pinakothek, Barer Straße 27It’s is on Tram line 27, the Schellingstr. stop, or the Pinakotheken […]
#562: My friend and collaborator has gone AWOL on our project. How do I get them to focus again without ruining our relationship?
Dear Captain Awkward & Associated Awesome Awkwardeers, My longtime internet friend and I have a serial writing project that we publish casually online for free; we’ve been writing on it practically since we met. We have a very small fanbase, but they are extremely dedicated and patient as we work to get the writing up. […]
London rescheduled their monthly meetup to April 12. Details from Kate: Dear all, Sorry about this, but I’ve ended up moving the April meetup from the previously advertised date. It will now be the 12th of April. Southbank Centre, SE1 8XX near Waterloo station, 11am onwards. For this month’s theme, bring or talk about something […]
Dear sifters of potentially-answerable awkwardness, I’ve had a lover of the very best kind for the past ~9 months, healthiest relationship I’ve ever been in, and we both had started to talk about, you know… we could see us together for a long time. I feel respected and heard and loved and the sex is […]