Ask Baba Yaga: How Will I Know When It’s Time to End My Ultimately Doomed Relationship?


Transcript after the jump.

Dear Baba Yaga,

How can I enjoy my wonderful relationship, knowing that it will eventually end because we want different things in life, and how will I know when it is time to say goodbye and move on to new things, despite the pain?


)By the sea there is always the stinging salt, always the grief of what is to come, but mostly what you know — is unleashed light. But when it starts to grieve everywhere, all at once, & the cold & the blue & then the dark, then that is what you know;.

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Taisia Kitaiskaia is a poet, writer, and Michener Center for Writers fellow. She’s taking questions on behalf of Baba Yaga at