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

Get a Room

So the other night I was out, having a perfectly pleasant night with friends, when I noticed a couple getting rather intimate in public just a few feet away.  They were kissing and touching and, really, it looked like they were a few minutes away from dry humping right there in the restaurant. Classy. We […]

The Worst Great Date Ever

I had a date on Saturday night.  A first date.  It was, in so many ways, the best first date I’ve had in years. It was also the worst date (first or otherwise) I’ve had in years. And now I’m utterly confused and miserable. Because it was just so nice to spend time with a man […]

The Cat’s Out of the Bag

There are so many things I can say about my date on Saturday.  So many.  Here’s the 6 word version:  Liked him enough to be myself. Fast forward a couple/few hours into the date.  We’d left the bar we met at to go to his favorite restaurant (one of the best meals I’ve had in […]
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Kissing and Telling (and other things that bloggers do)

I was thinking yesterday as I read a post on someone else’s blog (I’m not going to say who, this isn’t about pointing fingers) that I really don’t get it.  This blogger had written some things that seemed to me to be the equivalent of a kid standing in the middle of a playground, stripping […]
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Following the Tangent – An Even Bigger WTF

A couple of years ago I met this guy and we went out for a drink. It was an unremarkable date (attractive and intelligent but arrogant – the classic NY triple) except for the fact that as I was leaving he grabbed me and gave me a pretty fabulous kiss. We emailed back and forth […]
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