female friendship week

The Twisted Sisterhood: The Dark Side Of Female Friendship Explored

Kelly Valen, author of The Twisted Sisterhood, has a bone to pick with women, particularly with the mob mentality that can evolve when a group of girls gets together.

Lemondrop | October 25, 2010 - 8:45 pm

Do You Have A Hate Crush On Any Of Your Female Friends?

Female friendships can be complex and more often than not, they are. We asked 15 women from across the country to answer a question that is getting more attention recently:…

R. Elizabeth C. Kitchen | October 23, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Girl Talk: My Best Friend Went To Iraq

Stephanie was the last person you would expect to join the Army. The absolute last person. You can ask anyone who knew her growing up and they would all say…

Jessica Wakeman | October 22, 2010 - 3:30 pm

Poll: What’s Your Longest Female Friendship?

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Ami Angelowicz | October 22, 2010 - 11:20 am

Girl Talk: Why I Forgave My Friend For Stealing From Me

There I was in the grocery, pressing the ends of a cantaloupe and sniffing it, trying to decide if it was ripe. Across the produce section, I spotted my landlord.

Brenda Thompson | October 21, 2010 - 4:00 pm

Snooki And J-Woww To Be Real-Life Roomies

“We are moving in together, though. That is a guarantee. [Snooki] is an awesome roommate. [We] lived together three times and not have any arguments … we can make it…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | October 21, 2010 - 3:50 pm

Girl Talk: My Sisters, My Friends

It was just my sister, my boyfriend and me at the tapas bar. Over Spanish food and mojitos, we were laughing and drinking. Like any night I can liberate her…

Jessica Wakeman | October 21, 2010 - 3:00 pm

Girl Talk: How Instant Messenger Ruined My Friendship

I have a cautionary tale for you about the perils of using instant messenger or text messaging, those convenient communication tools that make reading emotions, intent, and sarcasm difficult in…

Annika Harris | October 20, 2010 - 3:30 pm

I Moved And Now I Don’t Have Any Friends — Help!

Oh, no! It’s Female Friendship Week, and I don’t have any friends! OK, that’s not entirely true. I do have girlfriends. They just live in other states. Recently, I moved,…

Susannah Breslin | October 20, 2010 - 2:30 pm

25 Reasons Gal Pals Rule

What would I do without my girls?! Probably nothing. For reals, my BFFs don’t just make things possible, they make everything fun! And while I probs haven’t stomped around saying…

Simcha | October 20, 2010 - 1:30 pm

Poll: What’s Your Friendship Style?

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Ami Angelowicz | October 20, 2010 - 11:20 am

Girl Talk: I Lost My Boyfriend But Gained A Best Friend

“I know what you want and I just can’t give it to you.” My boyfriend of seven months, Jonathan*, started to cry before I could ask any questions. For some…

Ami Angelowicz | October 19, 2010 - 2:30 pm