I live with my dad, my sister, my brother-in-law, and my four-month old adorable nephew (I'm an auntie, too!). We all get along really well and are supporting each other through our tough financial situations. Right now my role in the house is kind ... More →
Dear Auntie SparkNotes,
I love my sister (who we'll call V) very much, but she's been acting ridiculous lately and I don't know how to reason with her. It can be the smallest things (for example, my nine-year-old brother was writing a paragraph for his class. ... More →
Here's my situation: I'm 23, live with my parents, graduated from art school with an Industrial Design degree (which my parents paid for), and struggling to look for a full-time job.
Ever since I moved home after I graduated last year in May, my parents, ... More →
I am writing to you because I have hurt my best friend deeply and I am unsure of how to repair the relationship.
My best friend, who we will call Ben, and I were friends with benefits from the start of our friendship. I am ... More →
Recently I moved high schools. I am a freshman and transferred in in the second semester. Throughout my life I don't think I've ever had a solid group of friends, and I think I know the reason. When I was in elementary school, I ... More →
I'm a female who identifies as male, and I've been aware of it for a couple years now. I've been accepted by my family, friends, and even my boyfriend. The thing is, I don't know if I really identify as a guy, or if ... More →
I'm sort of seeing a guy and things are good, we're sort of between FWB and relationship on the whole scale (we haven't labelled it but I got him a card and chocolate for Valentine's and he bought me lunch in return. Side ... More →
I'm having boy problems. Quite unusual, I know. Long story short, during my first semester of college, I ended a two-year relationship that made me very unhappy and made me very afraid of ever having a relationship again. I'd rather not go into details, ... More →
My little sister (18) started dating this guy (18), about a month and a half ago. Although I love that he makes my sister happy, he can be really inappropriate in front on me (19) and my family. He'll suggest sleeping with her overnight ... More →
Dear Auntie SparkNotes,
I've been involved in an on-again off-again relationship with my trans-boyfriend for about a year (most of the time being off and staying friends). He's been a good friend of mine since middle school and he came out to me when we started ... 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.