Archive for January, 2009

Dating Recipes: the Artsy Cultural Date Thing.

January 21, 2009

I’m back with another edition of Dating Recipes that you can use and abuse for your own fiendish purposes. Just don’t tell anyone that Alex sent ya. That’s surely the way to get punched in the neck.

Locally, where I live, there are a number of cities with thriving artist communities and it turns out they’re all fairly close to me aka within driving distance. So that’s the type of date I’d like to focus on. (more…)


Conversationalist Sensationalist.

January 12, 2009

Conversation: It’s to a date what Conan is to the Barbarian; what Murray’s Pomade is to Brian Setzer’s hair; what Bruce Lee is to taking ass and kicking names. I think you get the point… Yeah, it’s that important. (more…)

The Reason For Dating.

January 5, 2009

Why does anyone date? It seems a pretty obvious answer to a rather simple question, one would think. But I’ve talked to a bunch of different people with a bunch of different answers to that very question. Some date just to, well, just to sow their “seeds,” if you will. Some date purely for the chase; can they get what they want in/from someone else. While most others, I feel, date to meet that special someone to settle down with. These aren’t the only reasons why people date, but a few of the more common ones. (more…)