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Letters From Listeners
Posted under Email of the Day
09/15/2010
IconI'm 24 years old and finally, I'm doing the right thing. And the thing I'm doing that is oh-so-right is I learned to listen and respond to feedback, in all its forms. I was hoping that you could share this with your listeners, because it's a life lesson that I am so grateful to have learned early in this life. As a child, I was afraid if I did things wrong it meant a host of awful things I was stupid, I didn't listen well, I was annoying people, I was high maintenance. More >>

Tags: Adult Child-Parent, Character, Courage, Conscience, Character-Courage-Conscience, Family/Relationships - Adult Child/Parent, Parenting, Read On-Air, Regarding Dr. Laura, Values
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Posted under Email of the Day
09/14/2010
IconYears ago on your program you described how to write a letter to an adversary so THEY would know what the text REALLY means, but anyone else reading the correspondence would think the writer was being sweet. Here's the story: A nasty, aggressive neighbor was putting evil notes in the rural mailbox attached to my fence post. More >>

Tags: Read On-Air, Response To A Comment
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Posted under Email of the Day
09/13/2010
Icon...My neighbor's son goes to a local day orphanage. She chose this particular day care because it has "sunny yellow walls and the toys looked clean." This was her standard for the people who would raise her child. This day care recently acquired a three year old Chinese boy, whose parents are recent immigrants from China to attend medical school at a local university. This boy speaks no English. More >>

Tags: Depression, Mental Health, Parenting, Read On-Air, SAHM stay at home mom, Social Issues, Values
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Posted under Email of the Day
09/13/2010
IconI was listening to an in-depth interview on PBS radio with Patricia Heaton (Debra on "Everyone Loves Raymond") and she told a story from her past: She had been married for many years (and still is) and landed a role where she had to kiss another man. She said in this role she had to "pretend" she was very much in love with her co-star. More >>

Tags: Marriage, Read On-Air
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Posted under Email of the Day
09/09/2010
IconAs I drove down the road listening to you counsel the young lady to greet her hubby by saying...in a silly voice..." Hug me, hug me, hug me ", I thought...no way would that ever work. Brother, Dr. Laura!! Well...let me tell you...I tried it myself this morning! WOW...instant results. The look on my husband's face about melted my heart as his arms immediately took me in for an absolutely awesome hug! I thought about it all day today, and how it changed the tone of our day. More >>

Tags: Marriage, Response To A Call, Women's Point of View
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Posted under Email of the Day
09/08/2010
IconI sent the following letter to my wife: I was listening to Dr Laura today and I feel I have to put something down I heard her say or I am going to go nuts. I am a guy, Guys, whether women like it or not, are fixers and view their role in the world as protectors and fixers. I know you don't want to be fixed and I have been really trying hard to stay out of your way but listen to what I feel, it might help you to understand my own frustrations. More >>

Tags: Dating, husband's girlfriend, Men's Point of View, Read On-Air, Relationships, Response To A Call, Sex, Social Issues, Women's Point of View
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Posted under Email of the Day
09/07/2010
IconAfter almost 30 years of following the popular phrase "be yourself and people will like you", I have finally realized that's a complete lie. What precipitated my complete change of view is that I went to a get together at a park. More >>

Tags: Attitude, Bad Childhood - Good Life, Bad Childhood-Good Life, Commitment, Dating, Friendships, happiness, Health, Men's Point of View, selfish, Social Issues
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Posted under Email of the Day
08/26/2010
IconThis week with all it's troubles dealing with an aging mother and crazy dance rehearsals I had to email you to tell you how proud I am of my daughter. You heard me right, dance rehearsals. I am a tap dancer getting ready for a big show on Sunday. Tap is my life. I have been doing it since I was 4 and I am 46!... More >>

Tags: Adult Child-Parent, Character, Courage, Conscience, Character-Courage-Conscience, Education, Family/Relationships - Adult Child/Parent, Parenting, Read On-Air, Values
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Posted under Email of the Day
08/26/2010
IconI have been listening for a long time and often heard you speak about the difficulties of blending two families. The first time I heard you mention blended families don't usually work, I was angry with you, because I thought my blended family was a Godsend. We seemed to be functioning just fine(according to me). Well, my husband of four years decided to leave me and my daughters 2 weeks ago and his main reason was "I am tired of being neglected". More >>

Tags: Dating, divorce, Parenting, Read On-Air, Relationships, Response To A Comment, The Proper Care & Feeding of Marriage, The Proper Care and Feeding of Marriage, Women's Point of View
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Posted under Email of the Day
08/25/2010
IconThank you for putting your apology  on your website for everyone to read. I have been a listener for over 15 years starting in San Antonio, TX where I was stationed in the USAF and continuing in Tucson, AZ after I retired. You have taken a lot of abuse and attacks that would have destroyed a weaker person. More >>

Tags: Read On-Air, Regarding Dr. Laura
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