Big Mood, Little Mood

Man-Baby Syndrome

Talking about jealousy and what to do with it, finding a good-enough therapist, and ’90s films as a substitute for couples counseling, with guest Alexander Chee.


Episode Notes

Danny Lavery welcomes author of How to Write an Autobiographical Novel, Alexander Chee. Lavery and Chee give advice to a letter writer whose partner revealed his abusive, jealous personality only after moving in together. Also, Lavery and Chee talk about finding a good therapist, couples therapy via ’90s films, and all sorts of monogamies.

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Production by Phil Surkis.


About the Show

Every week, Danny M. Lavery brings on a guest to answer questions from listeners before diving into conversation about relationships, dissatisfaction, drives, regrets, estrangement, embarrassment, self-assessments, and feelings from the monumental to the minute.

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