Why Men Shouldn’t Write Advice Columns

Agony Aunt columns go back for centuries, people who need help with a personal dilemma contact the wise women for advice on what to do on a matter. It’s a fact that most men and women process information differently, therefore offering advice in different ways.

However, when betrayed wife and mother, Sheila wrote into an advice column, John answered in a way that nobody was expecting. Agony Aunts are female for  a reason…


By Hannah Jones

Hannah is a Manchester based writer who has spent many years studying and working in the field of journalism and psychology. Hannah enjoys swimming, meditation and dog walking. Her favourite quote is, 'If it doesn't challenge you, it doesn't change you.'