Big Mood, Little Mood

Sore Loser

Talking about resenting former lovers and holding family secrets, with guest Heather Havrilesky.

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Episode Notes

Danny Lavery welcomes author Heather Havrilesky, who recently published the book, Foreverland: On the Divine Tedium of Marriage. She also writes the Ask Polly advice column.

Lavery and Havrilesky take on two letters. First, from someone who feels resentment over a former lover’s new relationship. Another letter writer is wondering whether sharing an old family will be helpful or harmful. Plus, a deep dive into Havrilesky’s new book.

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Email: mood@slate.com

Production by Phil Surkis

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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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