How Does a Sense of Humor (or lack of it) Affect Your Relationships?

March 25, 2010
Ask yourself questions about your sense of humor to help you better understand why a relationship between you and another person may be strained or broken. 

sun with question markThese questions are part of a series on understanding how your personality affects your relationships, especially those that are strained or broken.

Incidentally, while I’m gone to a conference in Washington, DC,  I’ll be listening for a good joke to share when I return. We’ll see whether my sense of humor matches yours. Of course, if you want to send me something you think is funny, be sure to contact me and we’ll see if I enjoy the same jokes as you do.

Exploring Your Personality #16: A Sense of Humor


  • Do I think I have a sense of humor? If so, how do I express it? If not, to what do I attribute my lack of humor?
  • What do I think is the funniest thing I’ve ever seen?
  • What is the funniest thing I’ve ever done?
  • Have I ever tried to explain what I found funny that someone else didn’t? What happened?
  • What do the answers to these questions say about my relationship with others?

To explore other questions and related material see Ask Yourself Questions and Change Your Life and Healing Relationships is an Inside Job.

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