Amy Alkon

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I saw this gorgeous girl at the coffeehouse at the mall two months ago. It was totally love at first sight. I keep hanging out there hoping to see her again. Am I nuts, or does love at first sight really exist? more

Dec 4, 2017 5:29 PM Advice

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I want to get married and start a family, but beyond his not being divorced, he doesn’t want to marry again or have children… at this time. He says this could change in the future. more

Nov 20, 2017 4:55 PM Advice

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I’m an attractive woman, but I often photograph terribly, and I’m thinking of spending some money and having a professional photographer shoot some pics in a studio. more

Nov 7, 2017 11:22 AM Advice

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’m a very envious person, though I don’t act on it (meaning I don’t try to mess things up for people who are doing well). Where does envy stem from? How can I get rid of it? more

Oct 24, 2017 3:20 PM Advice


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My boyfriend who dumped me says he wants to be friends (talk to me, see me sometimes), but I’m not ready for that because I’m still in love with him. more

Sep 25, 2017 2:36 PM Advice

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This annoying guy at my gym keeps asking me out. I’m always polite, saying, “Would love to, but sorry, I’m really busy.” more

Sep 11, 2017 1:11 PM Advice


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In looking for love, a number of people confuse “the chase” with something closer to criminal stalking. more

Aug 28, 2017 12:39 PM Advice

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A stressed-out woman wants to talk about her feelings; a stressed-out man wants to gun down 87 slobbering zombies on his phone in hopes that his feelings get bored with him and go away. more

Aug 14, 2017 11:06 AM Advice

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My otherwise wonderful husband always leaves his wet towel on the bed (on my side!). I’ve asked him countless times to stop doing this, but I don’t think he’s being passive-aggressive or anything. more

Jul 31, 2017 12:54 PM Advice

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I wouldn’t be interested even if he were single, and I’ve been giving subtle hints, like “ha-ha…gotta go,” right after he says something provocative, but it isn’t working. more

Jul 18, 2017 3:37 PM Advice

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My girlfriend and I broke up recently, so I’m back in the dating pool. Do you think online dating is a good way to meet people? If so, which are the best dating sites? more

Jul 3, 2017 12:00 PM Advice


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My girlfriend of two years had me help her download photos from her phone, and I found about two dozen close-ups of her private parts. more

Jun 19, 2017 3:26 PM Advice


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Not exactly a first-date question: “So…did you get your boobs from your mom’s side of the family or from some doc’s Yelp review?” more

Jun 5, 2017 5:08 PM Advice


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It’s depressing when the only place you’re ever “registered” is at the DMV. more

May 22, 2017 4:57 PM Advice

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A dear friend who’s also a co-worker just went through a breakup with her girlfriend, and she’s devastated. I don’t know what to tell her. I’ve tried everything. more

May 17, 2017 12:40 PM Advice


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Two years ago, I met this beautiful, intriguing girl. I gave her my number, but she never called. Last week, she texted out of the blue. Weird! more

May 9, 2017 4:00 PM Advice


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My boyfriend of five years has gotten super moody. He picks fights with me and even gets a little verbally abusive and condescending. I know he’s a good guy, and I want to help him sort through his stuff. more

May 1, 2017 3:27 PM Advice


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I grabbed my boyfriend’s phone to look something up, and I found a Google search for local massage places that offer “happy endings.” more

Apr 24, 2017 3:43 PM Advice


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She’s prodding me to say “I love you” repeatedly throughout the day, and she blows up at me for not doing it enough. Though I do love her, the required affirmations feel hollow. more

Apr 18, 2017 4:40 PM Advice


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I love my boyfriend; however, I feel bad that he never buys me presents. He did when we were dating, and he buys himself extravagant stuff. more

Apr 7, 2017 4:41 PM Advice

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