Category Archives: Romance 2

Speed Dating

Don’t tell my friends, though I think they already know, I haven’t been going out much in quite a while. I’ve tried blind dating, barhopping, online socializing, browsing the racks at men’s clothing stores, and more, and frankly I’m getting pretty desperate. That’s why I’m going to the speed dating event at a big hotel […]

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Prudent Woman

My devout mother selected my virginal name purposefully and often demanded I note, and vow to later avoid, the kind of loose women who’d so often lured my father out of the house until one stole him. “He’ll treat her the same way, Mary,” she said. “Men want only one thing.” I didn’t doubt that […]

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Drinks on Our House

This story is now in the collection “Tales of Romance”

Also posted in Alcohol, Divorce, Homeless, Marriage