Tag: Circle of Friends

Friendship by the Book: An interview with the author of MAYDAY

Published: February 26, 2008 | Last Updated: February 4, 2024 By | Reply Continue Reading

M. Nora Klaver is the author of MAYDAY:Asking for Help in Times of Need I asked Nora, to think about some of the ways women can overcome the natural reluctance to ask their female friends for help. Why are women afraid to ask other women for help? As children, girls learn to navigate the emotional […]

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When it comes to friendships, who is counting?

Published: November 17, 2007 | Last Updated: April 5, 2024 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

Dunbar’s number expresses the limits in the number of friendship we can maintain.

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Why Women Need A Circle of Friends

Published: October 13, 2007 | Last Updated: February 23, 2021 By | 8 Replies Continue Reading

Another reason why the fantasy, Best Friends Forever (BFF), isn’t all it’s cracked up to be: When the all-consuming, all-fulfilling, one-and-only female friendship in your life fizzles out or blows up, you’re left in excruciating pain. And there’s no one to talk to or share your misery with. Generally, you would call your Bestie—but she’s […]

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