Tag: long-distance friendship

Long Distance Friendship Brings Challenges

Published: January 16, 2024 | Last Updated: January 16, 2024 By | 7 Replies Continue Reading
Long Distance Friendship Brings Challenges

A long distance friendship can be challenging because proximity can play an important role in making or breaking a friendship.

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How To End A Long Distance Friendship

Published: January 14, 2024 | Last Updated: January 14, 2024 By | 2 Replies Continue Reading
How To End A Long Distance Friendship

A reader asks how to end a long-distance friendship and achieve closure. It’s never easy to end any friendship but distance can often make the break an  easier one.

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My best friend is too demanding

Published: September 22, 2010 | Last Updated: October 10, 2010 By | 5 Replies Continue Reading

QUESTION Dear Irene, My best friend has become overly dependent on me. She’s been living in another state for the last few years but we see each other, on average, once every three months and talk multiple times a day, via phone, text and AIM.   I live with my fiancé (newly engaged) and even […]

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Relating to a friend in crisis

Published: August 23, 2010 | Last Updated: August 23, 2010 By | 1 Reply Continue Reading

QUESTION Dear Irene, My friend and I are very close and she’s recently been under a lot of stress. A family member is dying and she is caring for this person. For about two months, she’s been unable to listen to anything I say. If I don’t agree with her completely, she angrily says I […]

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