Big Mood, Little Mood

The “Married to the Work” Edition

My wife needs me to review everything she does for her job. It’s exhausting. Help!

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Episode Notes

Prudence is joined this week by Claire Cox, a writer, high school teacher, and author of the forthcoming novel Silver Beach.

Prudie and Cox dig into letters about what to do when your wife wants you to review all her work emails before she hits send, how to steer clear of your abusive mom so you can see your siblings, what to do when your boyfriend gets defensive when you make suggestions that could help him at work, and how to handle a cool reaction from colleagues at your decision to leave teaching in public school for private school.

Access all of Prudie’s podcasts and columns here.

Got a question for Prudie? Submit it at slate.com/prudie or leave a voicemail message at 401-371-DEAR (3327), and you may hear your question answered on a future episode of the show.

Production by Phil Surkis.

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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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