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

That “Amazing” First Date We Went On Kind of Sucked for Me

Today’s guest post is written by Dennis Hong. With all the dating advice I’ve been doling out recently, I find myself reading the same stories over and over again, which only reinforces the fact that we’re not all that different from each other. Maybe this could be a lesson for a more harmonious humanity: We […]

I Made a Girl Cry on the First Date

Today’s guest post is written by Dennis Hong. If you had to sum up your worst date ever in one sentence, what would it be? Here’s mine: I once made a girl cry on the first date. How does one accomplish this exhilarating feat, you ask? Let me tells ya…. My first date with “Monica” […]

WTF Bad Date?

I walk in and he’s there early.  Good start. For a while things are OK-ish. Truth is, I wasn’t really feeling much of anything. We met ages ago and couldn’t remember much about the guy. Just a few random biographical details. Anyway, things are going OK when all of a sudden things start getting weird. […]

Bachelor #1

Happy Thursday folks.  Hope you’re all enjoying your day so far. If not, hopefully this will perk you up.  I have a story from a new-ish, fun blog – Dates With Kate. You should check it out. Bachelor #1 Officially this was Bachelor #1. I was not at all feeling comfortable being back in the […]

Liars Lie

So, a year or so ago (maybe longer, I can’t keep track) I went out with a man who lied on his online profile. Shocking, I know! He misrepresented his age by several years, and didn’t fool me one bit. I knew he was lying from the get go. He just looked older than he […]