Tag: friendship

Relationships

Make It Stop: “My Best Friend Always Invites Her Boyfriend To (What’s Supposed To Be) Our Lady Dates”

Wendy Stokesby:

My best friend, who I’ll call Fiona, doesn’t ask me first if it’s okay to bring her boyfriend along when we have plans. I’m not a …

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Meghan Markle and Priyanka Chopra’s Friendship

Wendy Stokesby:

The Duchess of Sussex is lucky to have true friends in her life, especially because of her new role in the royal family. But Meghan Markle …

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Make It Stop: “My Just-Dumped Friend Needs More Of My Time Than I Can Give”

Wendy Stokesby:

My friend “Lana” recently got dumped by her boyfriend. I’m happy to lend an ear and be a shoulder to cry on, but now she wants …

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The 5 Types Of Girl Friends You Need, According To The Women Of “Game Of Thrones”

Wendy Stokesby:

There are a lot of dudes populating Westeros, some dateable, but most shitty and conniving and rapey and awful. But whither the ladies? The world of …

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5 Personality Flaws That Seem Impossible To Change

Wendy Stokesby:

Gillian Anderson aside, we all have imperfections that define us as much as our positive points. The biggest part of growing up is not only recognizing …

Love & Sex

Does A Firm Handshake Mean She Won’t Sleep With You?

Wendy Stokesby:

A month or so ago, I was hanging out with two lesbian friends and we happened to meet two of their lesbian friends and the cousin …

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Why Being Drunk Is A Feminist Issue

Wendy Stokesby:

Last weekend, I stood on the subway platform, thumbing through a magazine and grumbling about how the next train wouldn’t arrive for another 11 minutes. As …

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8 Things I Would Like You To Know About Introverts

Wendy Stokesby:

A few years ago, I complained to a girl friend about how my then-boyfriend was getting on my nerves. I told her how we would be …

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Which Of The Seven Dwarfs Of Drinking Are You?

Wendy Stokesby:

If you’ve ever attended a girls’ night out or a bachelorette weekend,then you know that women tend to have distinct drinking personalities. Female drinking personas are …

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Dear Wendy: “My Friend Dumped Me And I Want Her Back”

Wendy Stokesby:

I’m a senior in college and last year, my friends Angela and Rachel and I lived together and it was a disaster. Angela and I fought …

Love & Sex

The Dos & Don’ts Of Gracefully Canceling Plans

Wendy Stokesby:

I love my friends, really. But there are times when, despite my best efforts, I cannot get it together to hang out. I know you’ve been …

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15 Ways To Make Friends In A New City

Wendy Stokesby:

Making friends as an adult is always a bit tricky. You can’t rely on the instant bonding powers of living in the same dorm or loathing …