WELCOME TO MIDLIFE MEMOS
THE SWAMP GODDESS GUIDE TO MENOPAUSAL MAYHEM
AND AGING ANGST
BLOG #20 by Wendy Kyman, Ph.D.
Is it me? Am I the only one who is often confused, frequently amazed and increasingly
annoyed at most things my friends say and do?
Is it me? Have I been doing something that turns the women I thought were friends
into shrieking, nagging, whining, self centered shrews?
Is it me? Were my friends like this all along and it's just now I am noticing what
I previously ignored?
Is it me? If I met these women today, would I choose them as friends; would they
Is it me? Are there others uttering the silent roar - "Help! I am surrounded
by bitches" - oops, I mean friends?
Are you shocked to read these questions?
Actually, they summarize comments from the countless women who have shared their stories
of eroding friendships for my upcoming book Help! I Am Surrounded By Bitches: The Swamp Goddess Guide To Friendship Frenzy Amid Menopausal Mayhem And Aging Angst.
FOOD FOR THOUGHT
Keep in mind, everything is a bit over the top during menopausal mayhem and
In what ways can you relate to the questions posed?
NEXT WEEK'S TOPIC
MIDLIFE FRIENDSHIP ATTITUDE ADJUSTMENT
Do you maintain a collection of small and big grievances against your friends...
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