Dear Prudence video: uninspiring boyfriend.

Help! I’m No Longer Able to Write Poetry Now That I’m Dating a Nice Guy.

Help! I’m No Longer Able to Write Poetry Now That I’m Dating a Nice Guy.

Advice on manners and morals.
Feb. 4 2015 1:33 PM

Uninspiring Boyfriend

I’m no longer able to write poetry now that I’m dating someone nice.

Emily Yoffe
Emily Yoffe

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In this week’s video, Prudie counsels a woman whose passion for poetry is gone now that she’s with a man who treats her well.

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Emily Yoffe is a contributing editor at the Atlantic.