DATING DIARY: VULNERABILITY

Artist picture – Maia Flore // Sleep Elevations  We don’t read and write poetry because it’s cute. We read and write poetry because we are members of the human race. Dead Poets Society Lying here.. I…

DATING DIARY: TRAINS

I am sitting in a café having a chat with a girlfriend. Two men approach us.. “excuse me are you single?” one asks. “Er…” I look at my friend.. “maybe why?” he sits down opposite. “Well…..

DATING DIARY: RUCKSACKS

“Always keep your heart locked tight, don’t let your mind retire” Haim He places his hand confidently on my arm. I’m aware of him moving in.. I’m in a bar. I’m not supposed to be in…

DATING DIARY – DATING ETIQUETTE: Should a guy pay on the first date?

If her daddy’s rich, take her out for a meal If her daddy’s poor, just do what you feel Speed along the lane Do a ton or a ton and twenty-five When the sun goes down…

DATING DIARY: BARISTA BOY

He pours the hot, frothy latte into the flimsy paper cup. He quickly glances up at me and smiles. He takes out a heart shaped sprinkler and winks cheekily at me. He then decorates my steaming…

DATING DIARY: BE APPROACHABLE

“The very essence of romance is uncertainty.” Oscar Wilde I exit the bus and start walking up the road. A man is standing in the entrance of one of the more prestigious burger places.. we glance…