Virginia Ironside is an agony aunt, columnist and author. She writes the weekly Dilemmas column for The Independent.
03 February 2014 06:33 PM
"There was so much about how thoughtless I was. How can I stop feeling guilty?"
27 January 2014 02:41 PM
There’s no right or wrong when it comes to dealing with alcoholism
20 January 2014 05:57 PM
'There is something creepy about him and we fear she’ll get in too deep'
Virginia Ironside's dilemmas: Why should my stepmother be able to prevent me seeing my father at Christmas?
13 January 2014 03:35 PM
"The stepmother is always the easiest person to blame"
30 December 2013 07:00 PM
I have cancer, but have started to dread the assistance of one friend
16 December 2013 05:40 PM
It’s too late for them to have children, but it’s not too late for him to have children by another woman.
09 December 2013 05:51 PM
I'm single but live in a small town where the eligible men aren't for me
25 November 2013 06:43 PM
The situation isn’t helped by your telling him what a genius he is all the time
Virginia Ironside's Dilemmas: I know my friend's dad, and doubt the flashbacks of child abuse she's now suffering
18 November 2013 06:26 PM
My friend went to a therapist for cystitis, now she's remembered all kinds of abuse
11 November 2013 06:32 PM
She was in a car crash, and we were fighting at the time. Now I'm finding it hard to forgive myself
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