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Boundaries for a Reason

Advice on maintaining safe boundaries when your brother is a convicted sex offender, with guest Jenée Desmond-Harris.

Episode Notes

Danny Lavery welcomes Jenée Desmond-Harris, Slate’s Dear Prudence. She was previously a senior staff editor at the New York Times, where she is now a contributing opinion writer.

Lavery and Desmond-Harris discuss a letter writer who is wondering how to make their mom understand the reasons for having boundaries with their sex offender brother. Plus, a letter about a friend who always reschedules plans to meet.

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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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