Friendship

There’s a horrible kind of pain that comes when you realize someone you considered to be your strongest ally has turned against you.

When Your Best Friend Doesn't Believe You've Been Abused ​

There’s a horrible kind of pain that comes when you realize someone you considered to be your strongest ally has turned against you. Read...
Liz Lazzara    |   05.1.18   |   SHARE
Minds
Photo of Liz Lazzara

The Difficulty Of Making Friends As An Adult ​

Raise your hand if you feel like you want to make new friends as an adult, but have no idea how anymore. Oh, good. It’s not just me. Read...
Liz Lazzara    |   04.20.18   |   SHARE
Minds
“Seriously? You’re not going to be my friend over this?” And just like that, it was over. I had lost a friend who I had come to value greatly.

I Lost A Friend Over A Comment I Didn't Think Was A Big Deal

“Seriously? You’re not going to be my friend over this?” And just like that, it was over. I had lost a friend who I had come to value greatly. Read...
Sa'iyda Shabazz    |   01.2.18   |   SHARE
Families
I deserved Peggy’s silence. I was a bad roommate.

I Was The Roommate From Hell

It’s hard to admit when you’re the bad guy. I was the roommate from hell. Read...
Samantha Jean Sumampong of Role Reboot    |   12.20.17   |   SHARE
Voices
A story of friendship.

How A Muslim Mom & A Christian Retired Teacher Found Friendship Amidst Bigotry

This story of two strangers at a park reminds us of the value in human kindness and friendship. Friendship amidst bigotry. Read...
Shannon Day    |   12.1.17   |   SHARE
Voices
I don't want to be a horrible friend but I want out.

Ask Erin: Am I A Horrible Friend?

I'm seriously considering exiting a friendship. My friend is in an emotionally abusive marriage. I don't want to be a horrible friend but I want out. Read...
Erin Khar   |   11.3.17   |   SHARE
Ask Erin
"I'm falling in love with him." (Image: Mariah Sharp @MightyMooseArt)

Ask Erin: Help! I'm In Love With My Best Friend

I’m falling in love with my best friend, and I definitely feel that he may feel similarly. Do I do to move forward? I don’t want to miss this window. Read...
Erin Khar   |   10.27.17   |   SHARE
Ask Erin

I'm Postpartum — Please Stop Talking To Me About How I Look

There’s so much going on with a postpartum mom, so much more than meets the eye, and we need to be aware of that. Stop talking about her body! Read...
Allison Cooper    |   10.2.17   |   SHARE
FamiliesBodies