Tips on making your social life calmer.
I thought I needed everyone to like me.
Friendship-preserving hints, excuses, and the nuclear option.
Exam pressure, relationship pressure, so much pressure.
It might not be so bad after all.
How to make people feel included.
A video premiere and a rousing pep talk of an interview.
Learning to control your power over others.
It snot very hard.
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