Writing in today’s Sunday UK Daily Mail, journalist Laura Silverman delves into the different ages and stages of friendships
Ever feel like it’s so hard to make new friends?
Her best friend’s husband is a cheat and she can’t stand him.
Two friends planning a trip together have a communication breakdown.
A friend asks how to respond to her friends living with depression who seem on-again, off-again.
Regretful about reconnecting, a reader asks whether there is a kind way to put the kibosh on an unsatisfying friendship.
A woman asks why it’s so hard for her to keep friends.
After learning her son plans a permanent move overseas, a grandparent feels a sense of loneliness and loss.
A mom and daughter consider homeschooling as a solution to social difficulties at school due to the daughter’s extensive involvement in dance performance.
A 15-year-old is upset that she’s been banned from seeing someone her mom sees as a “bad friend.”