Amy Dickinson, Washington Post

Amy Dickinson

Washington Post

Freeville, NY, United States

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  • San Jose Mercury News
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  • Orlando Sentinel
  • The Union-Tribune
  • Detroit Free Press
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Recent articles by Amy:

Ask Amy: Trauma survivor faces more challenges

Experiences as a child are resurfacing in healthy adult relationship. → Read More

Ask Amy: I was abused, and my sexual desires upset my partner

Plus: Is it OK to send her an anonymous note about her teeth-picking? → Read More

Ask Amy: Childhood sexual abuse survivor worries about sexual identity and desires

How can she separate her current healthy sex life from her traumatic past? → Read More

Ask Amy: Trauma survivor faces more challenges

Sexual abuse survivor still struggles in adulthood. → Read More

Ask Amy: The morning after his shocking behavior, he said nothing

Plus: Why didn’t you tell that woman she should have another baby if she wants one? → Read More

Ask Amy: Drunken assault severs longtime friendship

Nothing was said at the time, but should reader let the man’s wife know? → Read More

Ask Amy: Sexual assault ends longtime friendship

Woman wonders if she should explain to her friend, his wife, what happened → Read More

Ask Amy: Drunken assault severs longtime friendship

Friendship ended over sexual assault. Should the wife know? → Read More

Ask Amy: Newlywed won’t ‘meet the parents’ in footie PJs

Amy Dickinson gives advice in her latest column. → Read More

ASK AMY: Newlywed won't 'meet the parents' in footie PJs

Dear Amy: I am a newlywed. The holiday season is upon us, and I’m trying to coordinate between families, and also get myself into the spirit. However, there is one tradition my husband’s family has that I don’t understand. I’m not sure how I can fit into this tradition. Ever since they were children, on […] → Read More

Ask Amy: Newlywed won’t ‘meet the parents’ in footie PJs

In-laws want to continue childhood ritual when kids are in their 20s. → Read More

Ask Amy: My in-laws want me to participate in odd Christmas tradition

Plus: Apparently it’s not just women who get this patronizing behavior. → Read More

Ask Amy: Family tradition of filming adult kids opening presents: Cute or creepy?

The silly ritual that might actually have special meaning to the family - new wife need not participate. → Read More

Ask Amy: Newlywed won't 'meet the parents' in footie PJs

Spouse is confused by family's seemingly childish holiday tradition. → Read More

Ask Amy: Abandoned child says no to father’s friendship

Amy Dickinson gives advice in her latest column. → Read More

Ask Amy: Abandoned child says no to father’s friendship

But social media request has thrown her for a loop. → Read More

Ask Amy: Abandoned child says no to father’s friendship

Dear Amy: My biological father recently sent me a friend request on Facebook, and it is freaking me out. → Read More

ASK AMY: Abandoned child says no to father's friendship

Dear Amy: My biological father recently sent me a friend request on Facebook, and it is freaking me out. He abandoned my mother while she was pregnant with me. I am a 31-year-old woman with a husband and a 10-year-old child, and I can’t seem to forget my own father’s abandonment. Six years ago, I […] → Read More

Ask Amy: I’m furious over the lies my father told about me

Plus: I’m laid up with an injury and no one is offering to help. → Read More

Ask Amy: Friend request from deadbeat Dad has woman fuming

Abandoned before birth, daughter wants nothing to do with no-show father → Read More