Rutabagas

10 Apr

Don’t worry, this is not a 3000 word essay on the joys of root vegetables, I’ll leave that up to my good friend here. But in brief: I was doing my Sunday morning shopping and was in the mood for … Read More »

The Orange Misdirection

19 Feb

For some reason this has been languishing in my drafts folder since I wrote in on May 18, 2010… strange. Yet another Strange Dating Email popped into my inbox via one of the big internet dating services the other day … Read More »

Strange Dating Emails: The Love Scam

12 Sep

So A lady I met recently found my website and just loved my collection of Strange Dating Emails. Especially as she has gotten more than her share of them. Most she had deleted but this one was new and not … Read More »

The Uselessness of “Matching”

16 May

I have blogged written, some would say excessively, about my adventures in online dating. Over the years some have encouraged me to write for a living. An article in a magazine or the like. Still others telling me I have … Read More »

“The End” Really?

5 May

I have a friend that I met on plentyoffish.com about a year ago. She’s a great lady, a lot of fun and one of those people you would refer to as a force of nature. You wouldn’t think a woman … Read More »

Intolerance

3 May

So I was fiddling with my profile on one of the dating sites I belong to, and I noticed that I had checked the box under religious preferences for “spiritual but not religious.” I realized that is something I had … Read More »

Fear

20 Mar

I have recently written about pain. Pain in the context of being a single man dating in his early 50s. This time, I think, something a wee bit more subjective. Something that as a man swimming in the online dating … Read More »

Lynne

10 Mar

My friend Lynne is the best. Today was not the best day ever. And what should arrive by actual postal mail would be this creative little card that she made on her new little cricut machine. Nothing like a smile … Read More »