Joe should not have been my type. I teach fitness and do yoga regularly. Being in shape is important to me. Joe was about 200 pounds overweight. He had included full body shots in his profile on Tinder so I knew he was large. I’d swiped right because I was intrigued by a photo of […]
When I was in high school, I had a friend, Andre, who followed me around like a puppy. I hung out with him because we shared the same interest in music and he always had weed. (Full disclosure: I was a bit of a screwed up teenager.) He hung out with me because he was […]
It had been three weeks, two days and 17 hours since my ex and I parted ways. To be fair, I was the one that broke up with him but that didn’t make my heartbreak any less real. We’d been together for six months. We’d exchanged “I love yous.” We’d hinted at a long-term future […]
When The Supremes first sang “You Can’t Hurry Love” back in 1966 there was no internet, no iPhone, and certainly no online dating. Fifty years later, we are a society that doesn’t like to wait for anything, let alone finding a life partner.
In 2015, I went on 45 dates with people I’d met online. Although I didn’t meet Mr. Happily Ever After, I learned some things I never expected.