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Auntie SparkNotes: Can I Block a Flirty Facebook Friend?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 25, 2014
Hi Auntie, I never expected to asking for help with something like this. I'm doing a long distance course, and this guy (let's call him Don) sort of befriended me and added me on Facebook, and I was a bit unsure but went along with it ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Can I Block a Flirty Facebook Friend?

Auntie SparkNotes: What Happens After the Honeymoon Stage?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 24, 2014
Dear Auntie, I met this guy through the course of completing a horrendous group project where everyone else was freaking out and we were the only two sane people. We became friends and got to know each other over the summer after that semester, and a ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: What Happens After the Honeymoon Stage?

Auntie SparkNotes: Did He Disrespect Me, or Did I Overreact?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 21, 2014
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, So there's this boy who I like, who just so happens to be my older friend's younger brother. He's cute, funny, and likes me too. He's 22 and Peruvian, we'll call him Diego, and I'm 20 and American currently studying abroad in Peru. His ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Did He Disrespect Me, or Did I Overreact?

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Tell My BF I'm Not Ready for Marriage?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 20, 2014
Dear Auntie, I have been with my boyfriend for two and half years. We are both twenty and I am very much in love with him. Since the beginning of our time together I have known that he wants to marry me and I'm not against ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Tell My BF I'm Not Ready for Marriage?

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Tell My Friend's Parents About Her Affair?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 19, 2014
Bonjour Auntie! I have a bit of a serious question for you concerning my best friend. My friend is in a flirtationship/friends-with-benefits thing with her manager at work (let's call him Douche-pants) and it's making me really worried for her. She claims she's in love, and ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Tell My Friend's Parents About Her Affair?

Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Ditch My Best Friends?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 18, 2014
Hi Auntie! So, let's get right to it. I've had the same five best friends since first grade. We've been through everything you could possibly imagine, stuck with each other through thick and thin. I've always been sort of the problem solver of the group, the ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Should I Ditch My Best Friends?

Auntie SparkNotes: How Do I Keep an Annoying Person from Ruining My Study Abroad Trip?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 17, 2014
Dear Auntie, I am going on a short-term study abroad trip for a few weeks. It's a trip that I've wanted to go on for a long time and was really excited about, especially since one of my best friends is also going. However, another person ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Do I Keep an Annoying Person from Ruining My Study Abroad Trip?

Auntie SparkNotes: I Thought Dating Was Supposed To Get Better In College

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 14, 2014
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, Something has been really deeply bothering me for a while now and I was wondering if you could shed some light on it. I know it may sound insane, but what are my chances of dying alone? And I don't mean that in a ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I Thought Dating Was Supposed To Get Better In College

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Get Help Before It's Too Late?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 13, 2014
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, Forgive me for the length and depressing content in this letter. I've reached a very low point in my 17 years and I'm not sure what to do. About three years ago, upon first entering high school, I first began experiencing symptoms of ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Get Help Before It's Too Late?

Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Tell My Family That I'm Genderqueer?

By kat_rosenfieldNovember 12, 2014
Hello Auntie, A short exposition of me, I am a short but strong lady in high school. Junior to be specific. I have a very comfortable life and I am very happy with the position I'm in. I have great friends and an even greater ... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: How Can I Tell My Family That I'm Genderqueer?
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kat_rosenfield

Kat Rosenfield is a writer, illustrator, advice columnist, YA author, and enthusiastic licker of that plastic liner that comes inside a box of Cheez-Its. She loves zombies and cats. She hates zombie cats. Follow her on Twitter or Tumblr @katrosenfield.

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