Dear Bella

DEAR BELLA: Young man texting my wife’s phone

DEAR BELLA: Young man texting my wife’s phone

September 17, 2018 | Comments: 17

Dear Bella, A young man has been texting my wife’s phone. I know I have been neglecting her and now I am worried that the young man is keeping her company. I see ...

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DEAR BELLA: Ex-girlfriend is giving me a baby surprise

DEAR BELLA: Ex-girlfriend is giving me a baby surprise

September 10, 2018 | Comments: 10

Dear Bella, I am in a situation that is giving me a major headache. A young lady I had relations with two years ago met me recently with a baby girl, about two years ...

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DEAR BELLA: I can’t seem to live my life.. Help me!

DEAR BELLA: I can’t seem to live my life.. Help me!

September 3, 2018 | Comments: 16

Dear Bella, As I sat on my bed alone in the house on a Saturday afternoon, I couldn’t help but wonder why. I started thinking of everybody else in my life who had ...

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DEAR BELLA: Worried my shopaholic friend will dump me

DEAR BELLA: Worried my shopaholic friend will dump me

August 27, 2018 | Comments: 6

Dear Bella, My best friend and I have been very close for several years but there’s something I don’t like. She is a shopaholic and spends all her money on ...

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DEAR BELLA: I cheated with my sister’s boyfriend

DEAR BELLA: I cheated with my sister’s boyfriend

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 19

Dear Bella How do I come clean with my sister and tell her that me and her boyfriend are now an “item”. My sister was stricken with diabetes a few years ...

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DEAR BELLA: My neighbour’s neglect of her children is heartbreaking

DEAR BELLA: My neighbour’s neglect of her children is heartbreaking

August 8, 2018 | Comments: 8

Dear Bella, My neighbour needs to be jailed. I say this because no other woman on this planet treats her children like this. This woman leaves her children ...

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DEAR BELLA: I am tired of my gay boss’ wickedness

DEAR BELLA: I am tired of my gay boss’ wickedness

July 30, 2018 | Comments: 15

Dear Bella, Gay seems to be the in thing but not for me. I work at a store in Roseau and my boss’s sexual orientation is well-known. When I started working ...

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DEAR BELLA: I don’t like my brother’s new girlfriend; want to break them up

DEAR BELLA: I don’t like my brother’s new girlfriend; want to break them up

July 24, 2018 | Comments: 9

Dear Bella, I don’t particularly like my brother’s new girlfriend. I like the one he had before but for some reason, he dumped her for this new girl. The reason ...

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DEAR BELLA: I am the soldier boy; told Dominican girlfriend I had my family

DEAR BELLA: I am the soldier boy; told Dominican girlfriend I had my family

July 17, 2018 | Comments: 35

Dear Bella, Someone who is close to the situation brought my attention to last week’s letter to you concerning a Dominican girl trying to locate me. It broke ...

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DEAR BELLA: Soldier lover disappeared after Maria and I need to find him

DEAR BELLA: Soldier lover disappeared after Maria and I need to find him

July 9, 2018 | Comments: 38

Dear Bella, I know I have heard people make fun about the soldiers who were in Dominica during the passage of Hurricane Maria but my story is no joke. And before any ...

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DEAR BELLA: My girlfriend is beautiful but uneducated

DEAR BELLA: My girlfriend is beautiful but uneducated

June 25, 2018 | Comments: 28

Dear Bella, My girlfriend is very beautiful but she is uneducated. Before you criticize me understand that I have tried to get her to do things like adult education, ...

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DEAR BELLA: My boyfriend is a cheapskate

DEAR BELLA: My boyfriend is a cheapskate

June 18, 2018 | Comments: 13

EDITOR’S NOTE: After a brief period of absence, our column ‘Dear Bella is back. The column will be published every Monday. Dear Bella, My boyfriend is ...

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DEAR BELLA: I saw my mom’s cheating messages on her phone

DEAR BELLA: I saw my mom’s cheating messages on her phone

September 13, 2017 | Comments: 21

Dear Bella, I am a 17-year-old and I lent my mom’s phone to go online. Then I saw a message show up on her WhatsApp and I read it. It was a man who she has ...

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DEAR BELLA: My husband’s children hate me

DEAR BELLA: My husband’s children hate me

August 30, 2017 | Comments: 21

Dear Bella, My husband’s children hate me. Notice I didn’t say “step-kids” because Bella I don’t even want them on my “Step”. These children are ...

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DEAR BELLA: My friend’s married lover beats her

DEAR BELLA: My friend’s married lover beats her

July 19, 2017 | Comments: 34

Dear Bella, My friend is in love with a police officer, who happens to be married and has his wife, and he also beats her. And she is afraid of telling anyone. I ...

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DEAR BELLA: Is my womb cursed because of abortions?

DEAR BELLA: Is my womb cursed because of abortions?

July 12, 2017 | Comments: 29

Dear Bella, I cannot get pregnant anymore. All the tests that I have done indicate that I can have children because I have a daughter. However, I had her when I was ...

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DEAR BELLA: I think my boyfriend’s mother is a Soukouyan (witch)

DEAR BELLA: I think my boyfriend’s mother is a Soukouyan (witch)

July 5, 2017 | Comments: 56

Dear Bella, I think my boyfriend’s mother is a Soukouyan or a witch. Not the kind that goes flying on a broom at nights but those that cast spells and affect ...

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DEAR BELLA: Friend’s husband bring women home, should I tell?

DEAR BELLA: Friend’s husband bring women home, should I tell?

June 28, 2017 | Comments: 38

Dear Bella, I am from a small village and for the past few months, I have realized my neighbor’s husband brings women to her home every day during midday. I ...

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DEAR BELLA: My ex is blackmailing me over nude pics

DEAR BELLA: My ex is blackmailing me over nude pics

June 21, 2017 | Comments: 40

Dear Bella, My ex is threatening to post nude pics of me online if I don’t keep having sex with him. When we first met we were soooo in love. It’s like I was ...

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DEAR BELLA: My husband in Dominica is not paying attention to me

DEAR BELLA: My husband in Dominica is not paying attention to me

June 14, 2017 | Comments: 53

Dear Bella, I currently live in the US and I have been married to my first love (who lives in Dominica ) for almost three years. My first love and I have been in ...

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DEAR BELLA: I am taking ‘hush money’ to hide my sister’s cheating husband

DEAR BELLA: I am taking ‘hush money’ to hide my sister’s cheating husband

June 7, 2017 | Comments: 67

Dear Bella, I am a terrible person. I found myself in a situation where I am hurting my sister and I don’t know how to fix it. I found out her husband was ...

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DEAR BELLA: My mother-in-law is a monster-in-law

DEAR BELLA: My mother-in-law is a monster-in-law

May 31, 2017 | Comments: 23

Dear Bella, I have a monster-in-law for a mother-in-law and if I don’t do something soon I might end up rolling her down my steps. You see Bella, when I married ...

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