Tag: relationships

Ask Alma: My mother-in-law shows favoritism

Ask Alma: My mother-in-law shows favoritism

| February 12, 2014

Ask Alma: My mother-in-law does not treat my husband and his brother the same…I have a right mind to bring this to her attention.

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‘If I dated black girls…’

‘If I dated black girls…’

| February 4, 2014

By George Curry—For all the talk about racial progress, there are large segments of our society who make decisions based on race and nothing else.

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Ask Alma: Ambitious man not ready for baby

Ask Alma: Ambitious man not ready for baby

| January 17, 2014

I do want our baby, but I’m not sure about the relationship. My best friend says I can’t leave while she’s pregnant. What do you think?

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Ask Alma: My boyfriend’s from the wrong side of the tracks

Ask Alma: My boyfriend’s from the wrong side of the tracks

| January 10, 2014

I love my 33-year-old boyfriend tremendously, and in many ways we are very compatible. However, we come from very different places.

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Ask Alma: Not enough home cooking

Ask Alma: Not enough home cooking

| December 16, 2013

Over my long Thanksgiving weekend, everywhere I went I encountered my married brothas complaining about the same thing—wives not wanting or initiating sex.

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Lovemaking too loud

Lovemaking too loud

| December 11, 2013

Dear Alma: I live in a lovely three-story apartment building and get along famously with most of my neighbors—except for one who occasionally makes love to his girlfriend very loudly.

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Relationship advice from Alma

Relationship advice from Alma

| November 22, 2013

Dear Alma: I have been dating “David” for over eight months, but I have never been to his house. Every time I bring it up, he changes the subject or comes up with a lame excuse.

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Ill-advised liaisons in day-in-the-life film Four

| October 14, 2013

By Kam Williams Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper It’s the Fourth of July in suburbia where we find 16 year-old Abigayle (Aja Naomi King) caring for her bedridden mother (Yolonda Ross) while her father Joe’s (Wendell Pierce) job has taken him out of town. Normally, Joe can trust his dutiful daughter to […]

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Ask Gwen: I’m in love with my teacher!

| July 27, 2013

Dear Gwendolyn: I am 14 years old and me am in lov (sic) with me (sic) teacher. This is the situashun (sic): Last school year we had a new music teacher. I fell in lov (sic) with him firsth (sic) sight. He is married with four children and I am wunderintg (sic) if I should let him no how me feel bout him.

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Ask Gwen: I have found a ‘young’ man who loves me!

| July 25, 2013

Gwendolyn, I am 65 and the man that is in love with me is 32. All my adult life I have been misused at work, by my family and people from all venues of life. Before meeting this man, I had come to the conclusion all people were cruel and unkind. But, this man is perfect.

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