If you are looking for me, today I am over at Emily-Jane.net tackling my my feelings towards dating sites. (Yikes). I am absolutely honored to be blogging for this lovely lady while she is away. Although this is my second time guest blogging for her, Emily is just one of those people that I would write 1,001 guest blog posts and then some. She is such a rarity in this world, has been such a mentor to me in the blogging world, and I am so lucky to have made her such a close friend. So hop on over and let me know what you think! Enjoy!
We were sharing awkward love stories like giddy children trading Silly Bands.
I told him about the time I fell for a boy who liked Dave Matthews Band better than breathing. I gave up sleep to study the lyrics of Mr. Matthews and memorized the backs of every one of his albums just so the boy might talk to me.
He told me about having an entire relationship – start to finish – over the internet.
“How do you feel about dating sites?” I asked. “The world’s favourite statistic these days is that 1 out of every 5 relationships begin online.”
“I don’t like them,” he replies. His words master a tone of nonchalance. “I think it takes an element away from meeting someone for the first time. There is no spontaneity to meeting someone through a dating site.”
My ears perk up... Continue reading over here.