Carolyn Magner

Is this cheating?

| March 03, 2010

Dear Carolyn, I am 47 years-old and have been dating a trucker for about four months and things are going well. We have not really had the conversation to “determine the relationship” status yet but I ...

Q&A: Heart patient, trucker Arthur Wayland

| March 02, 2010

Arthur Wayland still trucking after double bypass surgery.

I already broke my New Year's resolutions

| January 25, 2010

Dear Carolyn,I’ve already broken all of my New Year’s resolutions and it’s only January! I can’t tell you how much this upsets me. Here are the ones I’ve broken:Don’t eat any sweetsDon’t drink any soda ...

Get control of the stuff in your life!

| January 04, 2010

Dear Carolyn,My sleeper is out of control. There’s stuff everywhere, I can’t find anything I need and it depresses me to realize I’m living like a pig. I don’t know where to begin getting control ...

Happy New Year!

| January 01, 2010

Dear Readers,Just wanted to wish everyone a happy healthy New Year! Resolve to do something better this year. Add a walk to your day. Eat less sweets. Do a random act of kindness. Call your ...

Trucking and the single life

| December 15, 2009

Dear Carolyn,It sucks to be single over the holidays. I know some guys talk about a girl in every town but the life of a single trucker is a lonely one. I don’t know how ...

Let the holiday rumpus begin!

| December 03, 2009

Dear Carolyn,I am already going out of my mind with the holiday hoopla. I can't get it all done. It's impossible. Do you have any stress relief tips? I'm desperate.ChuckDear Chuck,Take. A. Deep. Breath. Repeat. ...

Holidays and the single life

| November 30, 2009

Dear Carolyn,I’ve been divorced for 20 years and am happily single. The life of a long-haul trucker is hard on relationships and families. While I have met great gals over the years, I’ve been upfront ...

Carolyn Magner

Carolyn Magner is not a professional therapist and her advice is meant to entertain you, not solve your terrible, desperate problems. Email Carolyn at

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