Real Life

Dating App Update

Yesterday, I deactivated my OkCupid account. I also wrote up a big list of why I was right to do so. The list was angry and nitpicky and not so different from the post I wrote several years ago about my last dating app experience. It didn't hit me until now how tired I am.… Continue reading Dating App Update

Books, Real Life

Holiday Book Shopping Guide

Whether you're buying gifts for friends and family or browsing for books for yourself, this list might help point you in a direction. I hope you find something you like. For the history buffs: Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind by Yuval Noah Harari The story of us in under 500 pages. The Anthropology of… Continue reading Holiday Book Shopping Guide

Real Life

Never Going Back: My Month Using a Dating App

The following is based on real events. January 2017 Welcome to Java Junkies - where coffee fiends find love! To get started, THOROUGHLY fill out your Java profile! Be as specific as possible!   The Profile Name: Lauren Age: 24 Height: 5'9" Career: Barista Religion: Christian I Like: Reading inside Bucking tradition Making coffee Blogging… Continue reading Never Going Back: My Month Using a Dating App