A six-month long e-mail romance becomes reality when Sarah's politically-affiliated e-crush suddenly shows up in New York City.... More
The Dating Project
Dating with a view to marriage is no other thing than work. I am a writer in New York, but Sex & the City this ain’t. Carrie had friends who weren’t repopulating the planet. She had fancy shoes. I have fuzzy Crocs. I get commuter rail and Brooklyn birthday parties. She got limos and glam soirées. I actually exist.
This is a project and it is a schlep. I used to believe in surgical strikes, now I’m carpet bombing. I’m on three different dating websites. I ask total strangers if they know anyone single because I have dated the pool of my friends’ friends’ friends dry.
Somewhere, someone is going to make me laugh and swoon. I haven’t met him yet. I’m trying.
I hope it will end. Happily.
Dating a rock star is not always the glamorous experience one might expect, as Sarah found out during a brief entanglement with a rather peculiar... More
Part three of Sarah's bizarre date with "Mr. Terrible."... More
"I shouldn’t mention this on a first date, but my ex-fiancée almost killed me." Part two of Sarah's bizarre date with "Mr. Terrible."... More
One is bound to meet a few eccentrics when blind dating, but as Sarah Rose tackled our dating challenge, she found herself on a date... More