About: Sarah Rose

Sarah Rose Sarah Rose is a writer living in New York. She thinks that’s the greatest sentence she ever wrote. Since she’s already made it there, she’s trying to be a travel and food writer everywhere else. She wrote For All the Tea in China: How England Stole the World’s Favorite Drink and Changed History (Viking, buy it please?) and is a regular contributor to The Wall Street Journal. She’s a serious and important writer, extremely beautiful, single, has a smile that embarrasses the lights in Times Square, and is now The Saturday Evening Post’s dating columnist.

Posts by Sarah Rose:

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The Martian, Part I

Sarah meets a would-be suitor she's profiling for a magazine, but can she really mix business with pleasure? ... More

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Mr. Blue

Sarah learns that if there's one thing you should never do when you're feeling "blue"–it's date. If only the man she met on a recent... More

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The Intellectual

When a journalist friend said that his tall, Midwestern, funny Jewish buddy was in town and I should meet him, I said yes. I hadn’t... More

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The Flying Dutchman

We met at a charity event. We exchanged numbers. That’s the way it’s supposed to work–no set-up, no Internet, no middleman. If only we'd spoken... More

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Mr. Awesome

Sarah declines a date from a suitor almost twice her age, who in turn for her rejection offers 'interesting' life advice in this brief email... More

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The Suburban

Sarah's latest date is a six-degrees-of-separation blind setup–and disastrously her total opposite. ... More

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Have You Tried Speed Dating?

Sarah signs up for a few speed dating services to see if there's any truth in a shortcut to love–and finds out the math isn't... More

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The Fishman

After a chance meeting at an alumni event, Sarah agrees to have dinner with a fellow Harvard grad. After all, a blind alumni date at... More

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The Groucho Pyramid

When Sarah considers joining a few exclusive New York match-making services, she finds that you actually can put a price tag on love. ... More

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The Juggler Part 2

After another great post-date kiss, “The Juggler” drops a dreaded dating cliché. ... More

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The Juggler Part 1

Sarah Rose swoons for a dork of the highest order, a math enthusiast and aspiring sci-fi writer whom she calls "The Juggler."... More

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The Corporate Raider

Sarah seeks out a matchmaker to help her with the dating project and winds up on a date with a Wall Streeter more interested in... More

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Mr. Adequate

Sarah's date was a bullseye in all the right areas–cute, successful, Jewish–but she soon realized he was also just ... average.... More

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Midas

A hot date at a swanky hotel bar turns sour when Sarah realizes her dinner companion is a bit...well...paranoid.... More

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The Mountain Man

This week, blogger Sarah Rose describes a chance romantic encounter with a man she met on a hiking trail.... More

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