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

Let Your Fingers Do the Talking?

This seems to be the week that everyone’s writing about texting and dating.  Match.com has an article that gives an overview of “High-Tech Dating” on their Happen site (it’s pretty wish-wishy, but it’s Match.com).  And SingleWomenRule.com has a post called To Text or Not To Text:  Dating Rules for a New World which starts with […]

Saturday’s Score = .500

I was a very busy SINgleGIRL on Saturday with two dates scheduled back-to-back.  First up was my second date with a guy I first went out with a week or so ago. He’s going to need a nickname because we have another date scheduled for tomorrow night.  For now I’m going to call him Mr. […]

Rules Are Made to Be Broken

I’ve never actually taken direct quotes from a real guy’s email and used it here without his permission (the Ex Files was done with M’s permission, which in hindsight was seriously fucked up).  But I just can’t resist.  This is too much, too ridiculous, IMO. If I meet a guy online and he asks me […]

History Will Not Repeat Itself

I’ve never really talked about this here, or maybe I have but it’s been in dribs and drabs.  I guess I’ve been talking around it. I have a really bad history with a certain type of man.  Actually, ‘really bad’ might be an understatement. Tragic. Pathetic. Appalling. And I guess one of the reasons that […]
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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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