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The Blind Date that Never Happened

So my newly married friend has taken a love to my new found singleness. She said she is looking around for me. Great! The more people the merrier! 448 more words

12.14.2014 ~ Dating After Divorce, Part Two: First Dates

Let’s talk about first dates for a minute.  First dates, generally, suck.

You’re filled with anxiety and the need to be on your “best behavior”, which really means you try to be “a you” that doesn’t exist in real life.  832 more words


Bad Date #2

I agreed to go on a date with a good-looking guy with whom I had a few common interests… however, there were a few red flags. 659 more words

Online Dating

The date that almost was

We messaged back and forth.
We exchanged numbers.
We texted.
We made plans for the next day.

He called that night.

There was a distinct whurring noise in the background that I placed as soon as I heard the familiar chimes of Vancouver’s rapid transit system, the skytrain. 259 more words

Online Dating

The Table For Two

A restaurant. The lighting is low, there is candlelight. Muzak pipes out of unseen speakers. Save for the waiter absentmindedly picking his teeth with a taxi firm’s business card, this is a perfect romantic setting. 919 more words

Bad Dates

The Ivy League Stalker

Today’s blog post feels like the start of an Ann Rule novel.  When I started the blog back in September, my purpose was to share about my dates and dating.  1,806 more words


'I'm fine with being the cat lady if dating you is the alternative'

As we drive down windy streets lined with spacious, alluring houses, I ask him about his life. This will be the third date and I haven’t gotten to know him, yet. 998 more words