Short Answer Friday/Chat – August 3 – Pledge Drive Concludes

Hello, it’s on! Patrons can submit questions here (advantage: 1st dibs, more words). Anyone/Everyone can submit on Twitter (@CAwkward, #awkwardfriday), questions close at noon Chicago time, I answer as many as I can and update as I go between noon and 1pm. Whatever I don’t have time for gets held over for next week. Comments … Continue reading Short Answer Friday/Chat – August 3 – Pledge Drive Concludes

Short Answers/Live Chat Today

Good morning! Submit your questions on Patreon or on Twitter (@CAwkward, #AwkwardFriday) before noon Chicago time today. From 12-1 I’ll answer as many as I can and update as I go. Comments open once everything is posted. These have been fun so far. I’m looking forward to questions. Ok, it’s on!

Reader Questions #8, #9, #10, and #11: Short Answer Friday

Intern Paul challenged me to write some shorter pieces. I agree that it was getting a bit Cary Tennis up in here, but with 100% fewer references to Burning Man so I’m still feeling ok about it.  Let’s dance. Dear Captain Awkward: Why African Violets? -Just Curious Dear Just Curious: African Violets are lovely, but … Continue reading Reader Questions #8, #9, #10, and #11: Short Answer Friday

Short Question & Answer Friday, July 26, 2019: Part 1 of 2

Hello! It’s time for the monthly ritual where I answer short questions and give priority to the patrons who keep the lights on and the web-hamsters running. We’ve got twelve questions this week, I’ve written up the first batch and will post the rest later in the weekend. Topics: Passive-aggressive coworkers, celebrating a climb out … Continue reading Short Question & Answer Friday, July 26, 2019: Part 1 of 2