HI! So I know church is maybe not your milieu, but I hope this question has some broader applications and maybe deserves a broader answer. I'm a lady in my early 30s who has been dating my wonderful boyfriend (late 20s) for a few years. We've been attending our church for 3 years, which we … Continue reading #819: ‘Ware The “Frozen Chosen”
Dear Captain Awkward, I am a woman who is a graduate student. One of my fellow students, a man who I'll call Nigel, takes up a lot of space in seminar. He speaks over people, interrupts, makes noises while other people speak, and doesn't wait his turn. If unchecked, he will dominate seminar and prevent … Continue reading #787: Trouble dealing with male grad students who take up all the air
Hello Captain Awkward! I love your blog. I love it so much that I've read through your archives and found a few questions that are cousins to, but not quite the same as mine, so here goes: I am in my mid twenties and work at a nonprofit in a large, diverse (racially/ethnically, economically, politically) … Continue reading #710: I love my volunteers (but not the racist ones).