“Wait, why aren’t you dating the smart guy?” my friend asked me. “I thought you like smart guys.” “I do,” I told her. “But I just don’t feel like I’m good enough for him.” The truth was, I was afraid. I was afraid that he’d turn... Read More
I couldn’t believe it.
Was this really happening to me?
I stared blankly at the ticket my ex had handed me. It was a one-way ticket back to California, a place I never expected going back to, at least not like this, and not without him.
“I’m sorry. I’m so sorry,” I blurted out, as my date looked on with a speechless expression. “I’m not ready to date yet. I don’t actually want to be in a relationship.” I wasn’t actually looking for a relationship, because I was... Read More
Everyone is doing it. Everyone is rushing to claim their soulmate from date #1 through dating apps & sites such as Tinder, Match.com, eHarmony and Coffee Meets Bagel, in fear that they’d turn old and become the last pick on the... Read More
I remember sitting between two of my good friends at my favorite chicken wings joint — Smoke Eaters. We were hungry. Grouchy. At the same time, feeling fully alert to every little sound and thing happening around us. The only antidote that kept... Read More