Month: March 2007

Lying In Your Profile

I am 45 living in NYC and just getting over a relationship…it ended really well and we are good friends. So we shared an apt together and when we ended it I moved back with my folks to take my time hunting for a new place and to visit. Then […]

A matchmaking site for the disabled

(from The Chicago Tribune) Dating, offline and online, isn’t easy for anyone. But imagine if you were disabled. Just south of Joliet, Ill., 54-year-old Suzie VanDyke struggles with a painful muscle disease called fibromyalgia. Sometimes, she feels like her neck, shoulders and legs are on fire. When the pain flares […]

Why You’re Still Single – in 2336 Words

Why You’re Still Single – in 2336 Words

Read this. Read every word of it. Noted blogger, Moxie, has written a powerful message to women in their late 30’s: take responsibility for your life. I’d be inclined to publish highlights but that wouldn’t do this piece its proper justice. So here, in its entirety, I offer you a […]

As Valuable As Your Options

A piece in today’s Happen Magazine brings up a topic familiar to most online daters – the concept of being geographically desirable. Writes the author, Bob Strauss: “Did we live a continent away from each other? Not at all–she hailed from the upper west side of Manhattan, while I lived […]

In the Computer Dating Game, Room for a Coach

A nice piece in Sunday’s New York Times about the growing industry for online dating coaches, profile writers and photographers. I was fortunate enough to have been mentioned. A big shout out to my client, Marianne, for agreeing to be interviewed for this article. ==================================================== March 11, 2007 By JENNIFER […]

Online Dating Checks Clear Committee

TRENTON — The Senate budget committee Monday advanced a proposal to require online dating services to tell customers whether criminal background screenings are done of members using the site to look for dates. The bill now heads to the Senate floor, over the objections of a group of online companies […]