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Auntie SparkNotes: Can I Stay in Touch With My Mom's Ex-Boyfriend?

By kat_rosenfieldAugust 17, 2016
Dear Auntie, So, to preface this question, some background: my dad passed away when I was three, so I come from a single-parent household.... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Can I Stay in Touch With My Mom's Ex-Boyfriend?

Auntie SparkNotes: Living With My Bigoted Family Is Driving Me Nuts

By kat_rosenfieldAugust 15, 2016
Dear Auntie, I’m 22, still live with my family, and hate going to church. I’m not an atheist or an agnostic, but my... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Living With My Bigoted Family Is Driving Me Nuts

Auntie SparkNotes: Can My Dad Force Me to Take Out Loans for College?

By kat_rosenfieldAugust 1, 2016
Dear Auntie SparkNotes, So I'm currently a senior in high school, I've applied for several jobs and I want to pay my... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: Can My Dad Force Me to Take Out Loans for College?

Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Scared of How Angry I Get

By kat_rosenfieldJuly 11, 2016
Dear Auntie, Last night, when my dad told me that I couldn't take my phone upstairs to my room, I got so angry... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: I'm Scared of How Angry I Get

Auntie SparkNotes: My Parents Want Me to Spy on My Sister

By kat_rosenfieldJune 27, 2016
Hi, Auntie. I have a sister, who I'll call Sarah. Sarah has been having troubles these past few years; she's been talking with... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Parents Want Me to Spy on My Sister

Auntie SparkNotes: My Parents Are Pretending to Be Cool About My Mental Health Issues

By kat_rosenfieldJune 15, 2016
Dear Auntie Sparknotes, I'm 17, almost 18, and I've got to admit that I'm the epitome of teenagers convincing themselves of mental health... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Parents Are Pretending to Be Cool About My Mental Health Issues

Coping With Your Parents' Divorce

By Kelly HoffmacherJune 2, 2016
In my short life, I’ve weathered not one, but two divorces within my family. My sophomore year of high school, my mom... More  →
Coping With Your Parents' Divorce

Auntie SparkNotes: My Mom Made Me Move Out Because I'm Gay

By kat_rosenfieldMay 18, 2016
Auntie SparkNotes, I'm 23 years old and have been seeing another woman for over a year now. I'm really happy and finally... More  →
Auntie SparkNotes: My Mom Made Me Move Out Because I'm Gay

Why Everyone Deserves Siblings

By Ashley Brooke RobertsMarch 29, 2016
Being an only child stinks. People try to romanticize it—you are the apple of your parents' eye! What are siblings but a backup... More  →
Why Everyone Deserves Siblings

The Perks of Being an Only Child

By Amelia BienstockMarch 29, 2016
Dear Parents of Only Me, I am writing to you to let you know that I FORBID you to ever have a child that isn't me.... More  →
The Perks of Being an Only Child