I.G. Advice: Mixed Signals or Red Herring?

Hi King C, I met an absolutely wonderful girl named Claudia two weeks ago while singing karaoke with some friends, and we instantly hit it off.   She’s interesting, smart, beautiful, and get this—she won an international gymnastics competition in high school–WOW!! Support Impossibly Glamorous! You can do so by purchasing my book Impossibly Glamorous…

I.G. Advice: Hairy Hubby for Hong Kong Wife

Dear Charles,  In the last 6 months, my husband has gotten a lot hairier. Before, he used to be pretty much hairless, but now random hair has sprouted everywhere, Support Impossibly Glamorous! You can do so by purchasing my book Impossibly Glamorous in paperback or digital. Find it at your local independent bookstore, Barnes &…

I.G. Advice: Dealing with a Toxic Co-Worker

(Original Mail in Japanese) Charles, I need some advice!  I wanted to ask you something about love, but I need your opinion about my new workplace, since I am having issues with a co-worker of mine.  I’m so stressed out about it my stomach hurts everyday. Support Impossibly Glamorous! You can do so by purchasing…

I.G. Advice: He Don’t Know How to Act

Hey Charles, My friend and I are amateur DJs, and we sometimes meet at a  club where we play music together.  The problem is he  speaks a little English, but only uses expletives which he yells out.  It’s OK when we’re in Japanese Clubs, but I can’t take him to other places like the Tokyo…

I.G. Advice: Should She Cut the Cord?

Dear King C, I like my friend, Melissa a lot . She’s always been very supportive and sometimes helps me with my work.  But she is always complaining about being tired, her husband, home situation and rattles on and on.  She phones me almost everyday and continues to go into details about her days, even…

I.G. Advice: The Emotion Behind the Emoticon

Hey Charles- I have a question!  My BFF can’t seem to make a complete sentence without using an emoticon.  I will leave the occasional happy face, but sometimes she uses emoticons in a way that vexes me.  For example, I had to leave a party early last weekend before she arrived, and she wrote, “Thanks…