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

The Dow is Down, Wanna Go Steady?

Yesterday morning my dear Twitter buddy @Willingthrall alerted me to an article from YahooNews called, Downturn dating: Hearts flutter as markets stutter. I always find pieces like this amusing.  They’re such a mixture of fact and BS.  There are some hard facts behind the title.  Our crappy economy has created record profits for the online […]
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Dating Update – A Quickie

I have a couple of dates set up for this week.  Just a couple.  I thought it might be more, but a few of the guys I’ve been communicating with via OKC and nerve have completely flaked out on me.  Oh well. If there’s one thing I’ve learned about online dating it’s that a person […]
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Back in the Game

So much has happened in the last few days.  But then, nothing has actually happened. The European had dutifully been texting me good morning just about every day since our third date. Plus some additional texts later in the day.  I heard from him Saturday night that he’d actually been home sick for most of […]
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I logged onto during halftime to check on one of the site’s features (kind of for research).  I know I said I was going to reactivate my account, but truth is I never got around to it.  I’ve been so busy lately that I even hid my OKCupid profile.  Just for the time being.  […]
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Online Dating Update – A Quickie

It’s been a while since I’ve mentioned this and so I figured it was time. I was wrong in my initial assessment of OKCupid (when I said there were no decent guys on there for me).  Totally wrong. It’s been a few weeks now and I’ve been pleasantly surprised by the guys I’ve met on […]
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