Author: Amy Alkon

The way she herd it should be

My boyfriend’s best friends are all very close, as are their wives and girlfriends. While these women seem to like me, in a year, I have yet to grow close to any of them. Hence, I don’t get asked to the girls’ weekly Friday...

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A ruse by any other name

A ruse by any other name My girlfriend and I got together a few months ago, after I consoled her about some guy she became “obsessed with” who didn’t return her feelings. Today, I finally put two and two together, and figured...

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A ruse by any other name

My girlfriend and I got together a few months ago, after I consoled her about some guy she became “obsessed with” who didn’t return her feelings. Today, I finally put two and two together, and figured out it’s the guy whose band...

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The axis of snivel

I was planning a spa weekend with my girlfriends, and my boyfriend of four months wanted to come. I offered to plan a romantic spa getaway for just us, but he insisted I not go to the trouble; he’d simply join my girlfriends and...

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The rage of Aquarius

The rage of Aquarius I’m an acupunturist, 35, dating again after a difficult divorce and the ensuing custody battle. I’m shocked at how many men either want to see (i.e., sleep with) several women simultaneously or keep me as a...

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UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENTS

  1. Karen Lewis: Faces, Places, & Things

    January 7 @ 8:00 am - March 15 @ 5:00 pm
  2. The Elusive Landscape – More than Just a Pretty Picture

    February 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  3. Resilience IPA Grand Tasting – Ventura County

    February 20 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  4. Night of Stories with Jamie Winship

    February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. BREAKING LEGS

    February 22 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
  6. Ventura Joggers Club

    February 23 @ 10:30 am - 12:30 pm
  7. ‘Anne Braden: Southern Patriot’ Screening

    February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
  8. BREAKING LEGS

    February 23 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
  9. Sunday Game Day at The Annex Food Hall

    February 24 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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    February 24 @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm