Maria’s Musings & Advice: Not His Valentine

By on Feb 16, 2017 in Advice | 2 comments

Dear Maria, I became friends with someone I go to church with. I appreciated his company in the months I was adjusting to being single again and to spending time alone when my daughter was with her dad. But over time he developed feelings for me that are not mutual. Our interactions have become awkward because: 1) he’s...

Maria’s Musings & Advice: Is There a Cure for Crabby?

By on Sep 1, 2016 in Advice | 2 comments

Dear Maria, A lifelong friend of mine is going through a very traumatic time. Her husband of 50 years died suddenly, and her daughter has been diagnosed with cancer. Now, she had a car accident and sustained pretty significant injuries. The problem? She is an absolute terror to her family and medical staff. She’s screaming at the...