relationships

  • Step-motherhood

    The word “stepmother” has long been synonymous with “evil,” “witch,” or something similar. Age-old prejudices die hard. But being a step mom is hard work. They are ...

  • Robbed of sleep

    When I was 15, a robber broke into my room and ever since then I cannot sleep alone. I’ve been sleeping with my younger sister but she will be leaving for the States soon. I want to be able to f ...

  • Branching out the family tree

    Q: I’m a 46-year-old divorced man who’s been single for a very long time now. After my last marriage I’ve learned my lesson and realised that serious relationships are just not my cu ...

  • Teenorama

    Q: My 17-year-old daughter has embraced life as a teen – coming home late, barely listening to her parents, locking herself in her room, fighting for more freedom. I tried to give her as mu ...

  • The frisky husband

    Q: Me and my man get intimate around four times a month. Sometimes it’s less or more, but usually less since I have a very busy schedule and tend to be very tired most of the time. When I deny m ...

  • Four ways to stop being a doormat

    Typically, doormats grow up as kids believing that their opinions and needs do not matter as much when compared to others. They also blame themselves when things go wrong in a relationship and make al ...

  • Love lost, and found

    Q: Four years ago me and a woman, S, shared a special connection. We never dated or went out, but we used to talk and it was very different from anything I’ve ever experienced. Although it was j ...