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It’s Always Trial and Error

As I mentioned in my earlier post, the fuckbuddy is back in town and so I’m in a significantly better mood. Just about every time I mention the fuckbuddy, I’m peppered with questions about the whole fb deal.  You know, “how does a girl get herself a fuckbuddy” and “how do you keep yourself from […]
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As a Matter of Fact, It Was a Pretty Awesome Date

I’ve been so busy recovering from Lostplum’s birthday party that I forgot to write about my date Thursday night. He could be a keeper. (I’m grinning as I type this, btw). Here’s the backstory:  We first met online weeks ago.  And honestly, I didn’t have high hopes for him.  He seemed great in a lot […]
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You Get What You Ask For

This was a weird week for me.  As I’ve mentioned before, Lostplum and I dropped by the Thrillist loft several times this week for different parties.  The parties were fun, and they were an opportunity for me to socialize as Simone Grant, the dating blogger.  As opposed to, my other self, the freelance writer who […]
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7 Things I Love About Online Dating

Online dating has a bad reputation.  A really, really bad reputation. Recently, one of my readers mentioned to me (he was being very nice about it, and I’m not mocking him or taking that comment negatively) that perhaps I shouldn’t be wasting my time with online dating.  That I should be using my energy to […]

I Wasn’t Even That Upset About the Pizza

Last night’s date was a bust.  A total bust.  But wait, I’m getting ahead of myself. I started my night out partying with Lostplum(more fun with the folks at Thrillist).  The party was fun, although we attracted the unwanted attention of a rather strange gentleman who proceeded to follow us around for the rest of […]
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