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#863: "Have I settled?"

Dear Captain,

I’ve been with my partner Dave a long time (10+ years). I love him dearly and I feel profoundly loved in return. We’ve built a life and a home together. 1,260 more words

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What is this (over thought) Emotion?

When is a crush a crush? When is a crush not a crush.

Why think so deeply?

Just go for it. 306 more words

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#856: "Let's totally do that thing together....sometime." (Time, Planning, & Boundaries)

Greetings, Captain!

Long-time lurker checking in with a relationship problem. My boyfriend and I (she/her pronouns) have a lot of different interests. Which is fine! Not all my stuff is his cup of coffee! 1,733 more words

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#855: Overcoming Imposter Syndrome And Accessing Mental Health Support

Dear Cap,

I recently graduated as a Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA). The entire time I was in school I always felt that I didn’t deserve the grades I got, that I wasn’t trying hard enough, and didn’t know enough. 1,468 more words

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#850: Grad school and emotional labor and Mike

Dear Captain,

I’m (cis-woman) in a graduate program and I’ve got this friend (cis-man), who’s also in school, but an undergrad. We are both a bit older than the rest of our classmates, in our mid-30s. 1,336 more words

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Fairy Tales Deconstructed, Part 1

The moral of The 3 Little Pigs is basically: Even if you don’t let strangers into your house, they’ll still hunt you down and harass you, so you have to murder them.

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Movie Music Magic

The topic chosen this week was movies with soundtracks that were better than the film itself.

OK. confession time. I’m not exactly sure I should admit this… I’ve spent years building a reputation. 460 more words

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