TALKING IS HARD, PART ONE: “YEAH, BUT…”

As we all know by now, communication is key in any and all relationships. So why is it that most of us suck at it? Because talking is HARD. We all have different frames of reference and communication styles. However, as human beings, we tend to believe that everyone reasons and communicates exactly like we do.…

WHY YES, I LIKE FOOTBALL.

The sands of summer are slowly sifting away. As much as I will miss the warmer temperatures and dips in the pool, I must say there is always something I look forward to at this time of year. And that is the gridiron.           Okay, fellas, you can stop laughing now.…

ADVENTURES IN ONLINE DATING, PART 6: FINI

Now we’ve come to the end of the road. My adventures in online dating have officially ended, and I couldn’t be happier about it. My intention is to not discourage others from taking the leap into online dating, but simply to share my own personal experience. Many of you may be hoping that this adventure ends with…

ADVENTURES IN ONLINE DATING, PART 4: STALEMATE

I apologize for the delay in keeping up with this series for The JD Way, but I have experienced a quandary of mixed emotions after my dreadful date with Mr. Wonderful (not his real name). As I browse other profiles, I find myself triggered by memories of my date asking for and then eating off a…