Articles tagged with: friendships
I'm having trouble being a good friend, and could use some perspective on this whole mess.
I have an old friend who is having some pretty serious mental health problems. We were close in the K-12 years and have drifted apart over the last decade-plus, but we still keep in touch.
A few years ago, my life went off the rails in a pretty spectacular fashion.
For many years, I've hosted an annual party.
This has been kind of an ongoing thing, but it's starting to bother me more and more. First a bit of background.
I have recently (six months ago) stopped drinking. I stopped because I am an alcoholic.
In honor of my wonderful friend A's birthday this week, I decided to ask a question that has kept me up nights for almost a decade.
My friend Catherine (36) and her husband Scot (38) have been married for about a year and a half now. It is her first marriage and his third.
I have been friends with a woman for about 10 years now. I have known her much longer through mutual acquaintances, but we really just started having a personal friendship not that long ago.
This time last year, my husband and I decided to try and get pregnant. For the first few months, we decided to "Not Try Not To Try" (I go off birth control and we see …