Question: What's the most graceful/cool way to act after being uninvited to something? Recently, I made plans with a group of friends to go out to a dance bar/club. I was pretty excited, as I've just recently turned 18 and this would have ... More →
So my boyfriend and I have been dating for 7 months and the only fights we ever get into are about two specific people. He has been best friends with this girl X for a really long time, but last year and this ... More →
So, as always, there's this boy. We'll call him "Carl." Carl and I were very close last year and I fell for him romantically. I told him as much, he kind of led me on for about a month while he sorted out ... More →
We all know one, and we all occasionally want to sock them in the chops. Sure, they're a friend, but man are they bossy! Always telling us to finish our Brussels sprouts. Guilting us into walking their pet armadillo. Shaming us into buying their ticket ... More →
My very cool, very close friend is getting into some trouble. She's been depressed for as long as I can remember. She recently cut a major stressor out of her life. It was a big step towards improvement... Or, it should've been. This decision left her ... More →
I recently saw something from "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" that I didn't particularly like at all, but I'm not sure if I'm being too sensitive or if my concerns are genuine.
You see, Kimmel usually does this thing each year after Halloween where parents send in ... More →
I have a question, but it's not so much asking for advice than just not understanding something. I don't understand why people care about polygamous relationships and liking multiple people. Why does one person being awesome affect how awesome other people are? It ... More →
I’m honestly at a loss for what I should do. I have gotten into several disagreements with my best friend’s boyfriend and don’t know how to even proceed.
My best friend (A) is one of the greatest people in the world and I honestly ... More →
I need advice on an issue I've been having. I'm not really flirtatious or romantic at all (I'm only 15). I like the newly discovered term "demisexual," because it describes me perfectly. I keep finding myself in really awkward situations as a result. ... More →
It's the age old question: how can I make the awkwardiest of awkwardness, asking someone out that you don't know, un-awkward? And what if you've got a bad reputation to boot? We tackle all of that in this week's Auntie SparkNotes Live. Plus, the proper ... More →
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.