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Ask the Editors: So There’s This Racist…

Q: Recently, a childhood friend (who I hadn’t seen much in the last several years) fell down on their luck and I offered them a free room for a month while they got back on their feet, with the intention that they’d find a job and become a rent-paying roommate. That’s all fine and good. […]

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Ask the Editors: Facebook Fiends

Dear Editors: A lady who is a very distant acquaintance (and I’m not “friends” with her on facebook) is using my deceased father’s photo as her Facebook profile image.

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Ask The Editors: Hair, Hair, Everywhere

Greetings, kittens, and welcome back to another roundabout session of Ask The Editors, where we dive into the ethos of the Persephone question game. This week, we are talking about a subject that most ladies seem to deal with once they move into a certain sphere of life: hair–what’s professional? How will we answer? Who […]

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Ask the Editors: My Boyfriend is Bisexual

Today’s Ask the Editors question deals with doubt, identity, and the B-word.

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Ask the Editors: It’s a Threefer

Hello, friends! We’re back with another addition of Ask the Editors, where our team crowdsources answers to your questions. Before we dig in, I want to take a moment and talk about what kind of questions we answer.  We’re not professional therapists (well, Luci is, but she’s not YOUR therapist, probably) and as such, we’re […]

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Ask the Editors: Someone Else’s Breakup

Welcome back to Ask the Editors, where we here at Persephone do our best to bring together the multi-generational wisdom of our editorial team to answer burning reader questions. If you’d like to ask a question of your own, you can use this completely anonymous Ask Us form.

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Ask The Editors: Holiday Defense

Welcome back to Ask the Editors, where we here at Persephone do our best to bring together the multi-generational wisdom of our editorial team to answer burning reader questions. If you’d like to ask a question of your own, you can use this completely anonymous Ask Us form.

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Ask the Editors: Gift Ideas for a New Person in your Life

Dear Editors: So, I’ve just started dating a guy. Yay! Christmas is coming, which means gifts. I’ve only been seeing him a little while. What are some good small, hey, you’re cool, but we’ve only been dating a month, gifts?

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Ask the Editors: Homemade Hot Chocolate

Welcome to Ask the Editors, where we bring together the multi-generational wisdom of our editorial team to answer reader questions. If you’d like to ask a question of your own, you can use this completely anonymous Ask Us form. Question: I’m currently craving hot chocolate, but I want to make homemade stuff. Anybody have any good, […]

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Ask the Editors: Cheap, Easy Halloween Costumes

Welcome to Ask the Editors, where we combine the multi-generational wisdom of our editorial team to answer reader questions. If you’d like to ask a question of your own, you can use this completely anonymous Ask Us form. Question: Halloween things are this weekend! What are some cheap, easy Halloween costume ideas?

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Ask the Editors: Battling SAD

Welcome to Ask the Editors, where we combine the multi-generational wisdom of our editorial team to answer reader questions.  If you’d like to ask a question of your own, you can use this completely anonymous Ask Us form.

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Ask The Editors: How Do I Plan A Special Anniversary?

It’s Ask The Editors time! Today’s question comes from a Persephedude who wants to plan a special anniversary for his Persephone lady and he wants our input. And if you are wondering if all of your beloved editors are hoping that it was their Persephedude who is looking to plan a special event, you would […]

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Ask the Editors: Help! What Do We Do When We Both Work at Home?

It’s time again to play Ask the Editors, where you give us your problems and we pool our  wide variety of experience to get you some answers.  It’s like we split Ann Landers into a bunch of women who are slightly snarkier, but somewhat more realistic, than the original.

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Ask the Editors: What Should I Do When…

Hello, Persephoneers. As some of you may know, the editorial staff of Persephone keeps in touch regularly through large (and often quite humorous) e-mail chains. We discuss everything, from P-Mag issues and current events to personal demons and issues with the people we love (read: spouses/significant others and our parents, normally). Since we’re a batch […]