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Atlanta, Georgia (CNN) -- "Would you be upset if a friend starting dating someone they knew you were once deeply in love with?
There is no clear-cut rule when it comes to love and friendship.
I asked one of my male friends about this, and he said that if all parties involved respect one another, a simple conversation needs to occur.
If the woman is a close friend, the likelihood of this becoming an issue is slim.
Your closest friends will know every dirty deed, bad situation or heartbreak he may have caused.
After a recent break up a couple of months ago, I was shattered all over again. I was confused, and infused with happiness and sadness at the same time. I found myself stalking his facebook page more and more often, until it turned into an obsession.
I'm not trying to generalize, but most of my female friends talk about past boyfriends, dissecting why their relationships didn't work.You need to weigh the value of your friendship with the woman vs.the amount of love, commitment and investment you had in your relationship with your ex-boyfriend.That would mean I might run into one of them occasionally and see him look at my friend the same way he once looked at me.Even if you're no longer with the person who you once thought to be the love of your life, how could you stomach that person being with your friend?
Editor's note: Audrey Irvine is a senior assignment manager for CNN.