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

The Universe Is Looking Out for Me (Again)

I don’t believe in much (don’t be shocked, it’s not like it’s the first time I’ve said that).  I don’t believe in god (I consider myself a devout agnostic) or soul mates or heaven or even the Easter Bunny.  But I do believe that sometimes the universe (which in my mind always translates into “The […]
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Monday, Monday

I’m feeling much better today.  Much better. I’m going to need to take it pretty easy, at least for the first part of the day, as I get back into the swing of things.  Thank you everyone for your warm wishes here, on Twitter and via email.  I’m sorry about all of the unreturned messages. […]
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Learning to Read

Without giving too much away, Lostplum and I have been working (with varying levels of diligence) on a couple of new projects together.  One of them is Cupcakes & Cupid (Hey, single New Yorkers, have you gotten your tickets yet?  Guys, we haven’t forgotten about you.  You can come to the party on the 13th.*) […]
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Don’t Catch the “Rebound” Guy

I’m so excited. Today I have a special guest author, Maya Contreras, author of 8 Weeks of Bruce.  Maya and I met recently when we were both recruited to participate in Cupcakes & Cupid.   As her book doesn’t release until August, I thought it would be cool if she got the opportunity to share some […]
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Online Dating: A Follow Up (2 Minutes in the Cereal Aisle)

Online dating.  Everywhere I look there seems to be people talking and writing about online dating (I’m not sure if that’s a good or bad omen for Cupcakes & Cupid. Time will tell.).  Last week Jezebel questioned whether there was still a stigma attached to online dating. I think there most definitely is not, and […]