When You Least Expect It

My friend Gina says she likes telling me things because I’m a good listener. My theory is that this means that I’m overly interested in other people’s business, and fully aware that I have no idea what anyone should do in any situation, so I don’t offer much in the way of advice. Another reasonContinue reading “When You Least Expect It”

I Make the Rules, but Then I Break Them

My friend Rick claims that the secret to dating successfully is to decide what it is that you want, and then stick to it. Don’t make exceptions. People get into trouble when they start second-guessing themselves. With that in mind, I set an age limit for myself. 28 was absolutely the youngest guy I wouldContinue reading “I Make the Rules, but Then I Break Them”

What I’ve Learned From Online Dating

As you know, I’m doing the Match.com currently. This is not a terribly new or exciting thing, and is pretty much my go-to when I’m not already dating someone and am too busy to go out every night of the week. I’m having a lot more fun this time around, though, and I think it’sContinue reading “What I’ve Learned From Online Dating”

Seinfeld-esque Post: "What’s With the [Blank]?"

In this case, what is it with people and the phone? I’ve been doing Match.com lately and so far, so good. A few guys, though, are totally in love with their phones and insistent on talking to me over them before we hang out. No offense, my very new friend, but I don’t know youContinue reading “Seinfeld-esque Post: "What’s With the [Blank]?"”

My Ugly Love, You Are a Messy Chesnut

Jennie Smash: hey, park sloperJennie Smash: is it safe for me to walk from my apt to stonehome in ft greene tonight?Jennie Smash: or do i need to get a car?Drunken Mouse: it is pretty safeJennie Smash: that’s what i thoughtJennie Smash: and it’s a nice walkJennie Smash: i have a match.com dateDrunken Mouse: walkContinue reading “My Ugly Love, You Are a Messy Chesnut”