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To Forgive or Fake It

Advice on whether to forgive your granddad for how he treated your mom, with Uli Beutter Cohen.

Episode Notes

Danny Lavery welcomes Uli Beutter Cohen, a New York City–based documentarian, artist, and the creator of Subway Book Review. Her first book, Between the Lines: Stories from the Underground, will be published on October 26th.

Lavery and Beutter Cohen tackle two letters. First from a letter writer who can’t forgive her grandfather for her mom’s bad childhood. Another letter writer is wondering how to be sensitive to her new boyfriend’s insecure feelings about his appearance.

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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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