Tag: dating

Living: Can We Just Talk Instead of You Insulting Me?

A month or so ago, a casual dating relationship I was in with an old friend ended abruptly. We weren’t a match for a variety of reasons which we both understood. Instead of him having the kahunas to have a conversation with me, he just decided to discontinue communicating with me. Now, we had talked

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Running and Sex….Besides Sweat, What Do They Have in Common?

I’m sitting on Jessica’s sofa in Austin checking Facebook and blogging on Sunday after the race. I can’t see her because she’s lying on the floor on the other side of the table, and we have the table piled up with race paraphernalia, books, women’s magazines and clothes. I hear this….ah…..oooooohhh…..sigh…..aaaaahhhhh…..sucking in of air…..oooooooo…….oh, god……..panting…..ohhhhhhhh…..

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Living: Learning to Be Me….In Living Color

I went on a first date for Valentine’s Day. I’ve never done that before. We set up the date around my travel schedule, and, I didn’t realize it was Valentine’s Day. When I realized it, I told him that if he wanted to do it on another night when things were less busy, we could

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Is Chivalry Dead, or Are We Just Too Angry to Care Anymore?

A male friend of mine asked me to write about Chivalry. “Is it really dead?” He asked me. ” Does a woman REALLY appreciate a man opening doors and pulling out chairs for her? Does she really appreciate when he shows up for a first date with a yellow rose? Opens car doors for her?

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