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Daniel Bidikov

Daniel Bidikov has 28 articles published.

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Strictly Good Advice

Strictly Good Advice, I have no plans this summer, but people keep asking me what I’m doing. How do I give them an answer? Thanks, E. Hello E., and thank you for your question. I’ll get right to the advice. I suspect, because you’re asking and unsure, that telling the truth is not (on its… Keep Reading

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  Strictly Good Advice,   When do I know if I have something worth writing or saying?   Thanks,   Christian.   Hello, Christian, and thanks for your question. I enjoyed this question because working toward an answer led me to internalize some personally important facts. Confidence in my justification for the quality of the… Keep Reading

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Strictly Good Advice

  Strictly Good Advice,   What’s the best way to get someone you don’t like to stop talking to you? This is a person who wants to be friends with me, but I don’t want to be friends with them. I have expressed sentiments of kindness and friendliness towards them in the past. Thanks, Eudora… Keep Reading

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Strictly Good Advice

Dear Strictly Good Advice, I have been scrutinized for remaining friends with people who are controversial because they exhibited poor judgment in the past. How do I be proud of and loving to my friends while not feeling embarrassed at the same time? Yours, Duane Hello, Duane, and thanks for the question. I would like… Keep Reading

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Strictly Good Advice, How do I handle setbacks? Clarissa. Hello Clarissa, and thanks for the question. Before I get on with the advice, I will paraphrase the usual disclaimer. I have no credentials or qualifications – really, none – and so I am neither credentialed nor qualified to help you with your problem. Talk to… Keep Reading

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Strictly Good Advice

Strictly Good Advice,   What are some tips to keep life exciting?   Bertram   Hello, Bertram, and thanks for the question. Before we proceed with the advice, I will remind our readers everywhere that Strictly Good Advice is, legally and ethically, an entertainment column. Whatever practical wisdom results from its consumption is a product/responsibility… Keep Reading

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“How do you write an advice column?”

— anonymous, via Google form   Hello, and thank you for your interesting question. I chose to answer your question because it wasn’t graphic, unintelligible, or any of the five questions I received asking what my last name was. So I regret to say that I don’t love your question. I will try my best… Keep Reading

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