#412: One “Slow Fade” Textbook Example coming right up!

Hey Captain! My question is on the 'he's not that into you' theme, and in particular about how to respond appropriately. I recently decided to try to reconnect with an old friend. We used to be flirty and have some pants and head feelings for each other, but I wasn't ready for a relationship so … Continue reading #412: One “Slow Fade” Textbook Example coming right up!

Reader question #114: How do I reconnect with my estranged brother and help him form a relationship with his niece?

Dear Captain Awkward -  I write for a reality check from you and your wise readers regarding the plan I have devised going forward with my brother. The backstory: my brother's wife has chronic health problems, and some mental health issues as well (who wouldn't?). She is totally isolated from her family, and basically only … Continue reading Reader question #114: How do I reconnect with my estranged brother and help him form a relationship with his niece?