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Date #4 - Mr I Want to Keep Shopping

Sigh.  Some people just don’t get it.  I’ll refer to this guy as I Want to Keep Shopping.

Shopping contacts me through OK Cupid.  We trade several emails before switching to text, followed a brief phone chat several days later.   618 more words

Dating After Divorce

Sex ... for Over 50 Women

Yes that is the word sex in the title.  If you are looking for titillation or if you know me and don’t want to picture me in the same sentence as sex, then please do NOT read on. 1,163 more words


I'm not ready for love...

I’m not ready for love.

I know I’m not ready because I want it.

I know I’m not ready because I feel like I need it. 499 more words


The Texter

I finally came across a “texter”.  Most of us who have tried online dating have come across this type – the guy who texts you like it’s going out of style, but for some reason can never actually commit to meeting. 721 more words

Dating After Divorce

The Dangers of Dating

In case the subtext of this entire blog doesn’t scream this fact and you need it spelled out in exact terms, I will just say it: I’m kinda lonely, guys. 576 more words


It's Not You, It's Our Parenting Schedules

Everyone loves a cliffhanger, huh? I guess I waited too long for Part II, though, as I got a few emails asking me to update the story that began in… 760 more words

Divorced Mom


He arrived with a pack
of yogurt in plastic tubes
and nuts rattling
in their shells. Our children
ran to the creek. I didn’t know… 148 more words