Long Distance Longing

long distance longing

Kansas City and I are separated by 733 miles, if you look at it one way.  We’re separated by 22 days and 7 hours, if you look at it another.  Any way you look, we’re apart at the very same time we want to spend every moment together – and we’ve put some strategies in place.  It turns out that although you can’t keep it from sucking, you can substantially improve your long distance love experience.

http://www.singleswarehouse.co.uk/2012/09/making-long-distance-relationships-work/

Want more?  (Of course you do.) See here for the guest post my dear friend Ani wrote.  She felt the lack of discussion on sex in LDRs couldn’t go unanswered, and of course she was quite right.

My First (and Worst!) OKCupid Date

Worst First Date

When you finally decide to take the plunge and leap into the online dating pool, you don’t expect your first experience there to be your worst … but that’s just what happened to me.  Read all about it in my Singles Warehouse post!

http://www.singleswarehouse.co.uk/2012/09/worst-first-date-ever/

Now, ladies and gents, just remember: if your date “has something to show you” in his or her car, run like hell … or at least be ready to.

Two Tablets, Ten Commandments

ten-commandments

As I jump back into the dating pool, I’m reminded of this post I did back in April for Singles Warehouse – the ten things everybody needs to remember in online dating.

http://www.singleswarehouse.co.uk/2012/04/the-ten-commandments-of-online-dating/

I am, of course, paying special attention to number 5 … and number 9.

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