Ask Amy: Sister Responds To Family Trauma With Self-Pity

Dear Amy: I had a horrible pandemic year: Pandemic, diagnosed with breast cancer, a child with depression, suicidal ideation and a long stay in a mental institution for them – and our business nearly failed. It all went well, but we are still in shock. My sister tends to be extremely egotistical. She tried to …

Amy Grant’s flagship album ‘Heart in Motion’ turns 30 with a reissue

For years, Amy Grant has been the dean of contemporary Christian music. Her eight studio albums released between 1977 and 1988 established her as the defining voice of the genre, and although she tried her hand at pop with the 1985 album “Unguarded” and her Billboard Hot 100 duet with Peter Cetera in 1986 (“The …

Ask Amy: She’s Tired Of Being A Sexy Toy And A Piggy Bank To A Rude, Disrespectful Husband

Dear Amy: I read your column every day and I love your frank and fair advice. Hope you have some for me. Last spring, as the pandemic began, my husband got drunk and angry, locked me in a room and pushed me to the ground several times. I escaped and called the police. I was …

Ask Amy: Stepson, Who Won’t Grow Up, Bounces From House To House

Dear Amy: My stepson is 22 years old. He has a room at his mother’s and at my house, but he stays most of the time with his girlfriend at her house. Still, he expects us to “keep” his room with all of his things hanging in the closet for whenever he wants to pass …