Day 21 – Dream Date

Dear Diary, I was driving my daughter to Russian School this morning and was thinking up a post. I wanted to write something hard an heavy and life-affirming or dismantling, along the lines of ‘shards of independence’. I wanted to write something about how sick and damaged our world is that it takes so much…

Zoosk my day away. A week (almost) on

What did I think? Why did I bother? I am not a week in but am already feeling sorry for myself and feeling bad about wasting my time and money. My self-esteem is not at it’s lowest obviously. I still have my standards and preferences. What is it with men in sunglasses. Do they really…

Find me a match… ideal(less)

My recent stunt with online dating prompted me to write a bit more on the subject. Dating that is. Love. Relationships. Being single for most of my life I do not know much about any of these aspects of interpersonal interaction. However, I do have heaps of experience in trying to find a relationship, attempting…

Zoosk my day away

I am, once again, on the yellow brick road of dating online. Don’t laugh or cry or roll your eyes. Every now and then I decide to give online dating a go. I get all serious and sincere, fill in a profile and even pay money for subscription. Then… I get frustrated, angry and annoyed…