When you expect something to come out nothing.

When you expect something to come out nothing.

I walked by him at a party, surrounded by strangers and the piercing sound of rap music that I had no interest in listening to. I had never seen him before, despite him being in the same grade as me. "Beth's the kind of gal you take home to your parents," he drunkenly announced to his [...]

I don’t want to kiss you, so please stop kissing me.

I don’t want to kiss you, so please stop kissing me.

"Hey, I'm Mark.*" He extended his hand out to shake mine, and there was an immediate attraction. Besides his crystal blue eyes and cute face, he was over 6'5'', which was, like, amazing. We chatted, he told me about grad school and future plans. And, eventually he said, "Let's get pizza." Never turn down a [...]

I don’t want my love story to start with tequila and Tinder

I don’t want my love story to start with tequila and Tinder

I was going to title this post "This Is What Happened When I Met A Tinder IRL" discussing about the time I unintentionally met a Tinder boy in real life a few days ago. The encounter was awkward, as expected, but the awkwardness seemed unwarranted for. He sat at a table at the bar with [...]