Hi Captain Awkward, I have been meaning to write you for a long time. I had a really long dilemma that turned into a really short dilemma over the last weekend. Basically, husband and I were friends with a couple (I'll call them Marjorie and Lance) who were completely stressing us out. The abridged list of … Continue reading #244: Playdates and friend break-ups
Dear Capt. Awkward, So, I'm a 25 year old lady. Like a lot of your readers (I think?) I've never really had a lot of dating success, and definitely have never had a boyfriend. This sometimes makes me feel a little sad, but I've never really gone out there in pursuit of a boyfriend, and … Continue reading #242: Can I Tell Guys I Don’t Want to Date Them Before They Ask Me to Date Them?
Dear Captain Awkward, A week ago, I met this person my age at a sailors' swap-meet. He was selling a marine toilet, and I happened to need one. I bought it, and we talked a bit about our respective boats, then went our separate ways. But yesterday, a letter turned up. He must have pulled … Continue reading #233: Open Marriage With the Sea?
Commander Logic here. I have been a geek and loved geeks since I began having relationships outside my family, and I have to say that The 5 Geek Social Fallacies rang true to me in that particular self-recognition-wince way. And Holly's 5 Geek Sexual Fallacies were helpful too! DUDE, SO HELPFUL. But I feel like … Continue reading Geek Relationship Fallacies
Humblest apologies from your friend Commander Logic as I figured out exactly what the eff WordPress was up to and could not locate the "preview" button. Away we go! Dear Captain Awkward, I need your help. It is three months till I graduate and I hate my degree and I hate the course I am … Continue reading #220: Doing what you’re good at isn’t the same as doing what you love.