Hey guys, Anyone going through process of separation or divorce? I started a separation/divorce group and looking for members to share stories, give/get support. If you or someone you know would…Continue
"I'm confused...youve only chatted online? but you mentioned your first physical encounter..if the nature of your relationship has only been online, I suggest letting it go..in any event, she asked you not to contact her again, perhaps an…"
"Mark, sorry to hear...please rely on men who are further down this road than yourself for guidance..it is hard but manageable if you do it right..remember its a big change but don't lose sight of the things in your life that ARENT changing"
"Mainly comes when there is a change towards mainstream for the fandom. D&D took off hugely in the last 3 years thanks to Game of Thrones, Critical Role, and other shows that have vastly increased the number of people getting into the hobby. Same…"
"Understandably? Why understandably? I can think of plenty of sub-cultures in similar situations that nonetheless welcome noobies so long as the latter demonstrate a certain respect in regards to the sub-culture itself."
"I have always been on the skinny side. I just end up with an extra layer on. It may just be a simple fact that you need a few extra layers.
As to friends drifting away. I hit that when my son was born. All my friends did not…"
There is also, understandably, a culture of exclusion in most fandom-type groups, against great numbers of incoming "fans." Nobody wants their hobby invaded by poseurs and wannabes. This is exacerbated when those wannabes not only think…"
"I admit I don't know anything about that. But the movie, on its own, was simply terrible. Not terrible because it was cramming feminism down anyone's throat, though, because IMO that never happened at any point in the movie. It was just…"
"With GB, the politics was in the choice of director and the casting, and in the extra-curricular statements and press. Not in the script. Mostly. It certainly wasn't an "assumption", though. It was said outright.