Real stories about dating and relationships in New York City. Truth is more interesting than fiction.

Just Have a Baby

I’ve got a couple of stories for you, today. Well, a couple of snippets that work together. There’s this woman I know, a friend of a friend I haven’t seen in ages, who’s pregnant. I’m so happy for her, especially since the last time we saw each other she was telling me that she was […]

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.”

“Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.” -Anais Nin Just in case you’re new around here – a couple of factoids: *  A few years ago, I walked away from a stable, relatively successful career. I didn’t have a concrete plan for what I’d do next. I just had some vague idea that […]
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Can We Call It a Trend?

OK, let me start out by saying that until a couple of years ago I pretty much never read girly mags. Not that there’s anything wrong with them. I think they’re lots of fun. I just didn’t. I worked a gazillion hours a week (at my old career) and in my leisure time I read […]

Weird Facts

Every once and a while I end up being my dad’s date for dinner.  It’ll be me and him and several couples his age.  People he would have gone to dinner with with my mom if she were still alive (She passed away less than a year ago, and so we’re still transitioning.  Figuring out […]
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Another Day, Another Date Redux

Last night was my second date with the Tall man and I was just so not into it. I wanted to be. Really, I tried.  OK, truth is I didn’t try that hard.  He’s just kind of dull.  There are so many interesting things about him on paper (so many contradictions: grad degree in literature, career […]
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