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Dating Rx

I recently started seeing someone. When I say recently, I mean as of exactly one week ago today. We’ve talked or texted every day and actually saw each other three times last week. It seems we’re off to a good … Continue reading

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My Verbal Trigger

Sometimes a song comes on that reminds you of something from your past. Other times it’s a certain scent. These both can elicit strong emotions and vivid memories. Tonight it was neither of these two that brought me to tears. … Continue reading

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The Not-So-Private Dick

I recently met someone online and began the normal “interview” part that we all go through upon meeting. You ask all the normal questions – Where in the area do you live? What hobbies/interests do you have? Do you have … Continue reading

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The Boxing Ring

I’m feeling like a boxer right now. That’s the only way I can describe my dating life. I started off almost two years ago with the ding of the first bell following my divorce. Round 1 I take hit after … Continue reading

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Lost in Translation

Every so often I meet someone online with whom I have a great connection. There’s witty banter, sweet “just because” texts, obvious intelligence, and even his voice has that manly tone I just love. Right after my divorce, this would … Continue reading

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The Non-Existent Puddle Jumper

Every once in a while I hear a phrase or quote that really strikes a chord usually because of some recent event in my life. The most recent quote I keep referring back to is, “There comes a time in … Continue reading

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How Do Normal People Date?

I’ve been lost in my thoughts most of the day, and, for me, this can be a bad thing. I’m not good at dating and I don’t know what is normal and what’s not anymore. I’m so grateful I’m at … Continue reading

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