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

He’s Just Not That Into Me

The weekend before last I had a really great 1st date. And then hours later the guy left town for work.  We’d been in touch while he was away, exchanged a simple – that was fun, let’s get together again email volley. And now he’s back.  Or rather, I think he is.  He was due […]

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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And So I Went to the Date Naked

Saturday was a busy day for me.  I woke up and did some yoga (I’m currently practicing at home.  I’m still recovering/regaining my strength from my injury this winter.) and then did a couple of hours of work.  Then I took a few minutes to call a new guy I’d been chatting with from OKC.  […]

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 […]

Good Grief

It can’t just be me.  There must be something in the atmosphere. Last night I got a three paragraph ranting email from a guy I’ve never met.  It was beyond bizarre. And the funniest bit is that I’m sure he’s telling his friends (if he has any) about the bitch he almost went out with […]
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