Age Discrimination and Alphabet Bar Update

Firstly, Happy Veterans Day to the veterans out there, including my dad! Secondly, I joined Match.com again, even though I swore I would never throw my money its way again. I was sucked in because I received a message about a week ago; I eventually broke down because I wanted to read the message. It […]

The Hellfire That Is “Romantic Jail”

  I’ve been online dating off and on for about eight years now. I came across this article by Katie Heaney the other day and found it terribly funny and terribly depressing. I’d like to add a 7th category of message, under which most of the messages I receive fall. I would call it something […]

“Tangling Our Minds and Hearts Together”

  Rolling Stone started mysteriously appearing in my mailbox a few months ago. As did Redbook. I didn’t order either of them, so I don’t know why they are being sent… I subscribed to Rolling Stone in my twenties, when I was more into music. When my favorite bands were in their heyday. Reading it […]

Divorced Dads

Math is not my strong suit, but I would guess that at least 40% of the men in my online dating pool are divorced dads (and another 40% want children…). Once in a while, I hear the distant echo of friends and family saying “Be more open-minded about dating men with children.” So I half-heartedly […]

How Low Can We Go

  Happy International Women’s Day to all of the women out there. So, I know you have been waiting for my Match.com experiment results. I just did a quick and dirty test. For those of you who don’t know what I’m talking about, I have found that being childfree is not helping my online dating […]