Real stories about dating and relationships in New York City. Truth is more interesting than fiction.

The Insomniacs Club

Good morning (nearly noon) everyone.  Funny how things work out. We’ve had this Insomniacs Club post scheduled for nearly a week, and I was up for most of the night, tossing and turning. Anyway…  today is the start of a new experiment in group participation.  The very talented Alex over at The Urban Dater did […]

If You’re Going to Kiss Me – KISS ME

So I had this date last week, the day it snowed.  But first some background info: * The guy didn’t have a picture posted with his profile.  He did send one pretty much right away, but with an odd comment about people “looking for him” online. Which was either a bad joke or a sign […]

Welcome to “Simone Grant’s Blog’s” New Home

I’m not the type of person who carefully researches every single detail of a new hobby/passion BEFORE starting out. Nope. If I want to try something new, I tend to dive in. Head first. See how I like it.  And then, if it’s a good fit, I’ll make the investment in time and resources to learn […]

“Let’s have a frank discussion about our favorite sexual positions.”

Or maybe not. I was actually looking for a fun, flirty (ridiculously hilarious) ecard to send to someone when this one caught my eye. Honestly, I can’t think of anything less sexy than having a frank discussion about sex with someone I don’t frequently see naked. Someone with whom I’m in an honest and trusting […]

Catching Up and Taking Stock

I called a friend, someone I hadn’t spoken with in a while.  He’s been busy, I’ve been busy. It happens. He asked how I was doing and I told him that I was finally feeling better and almost unpacked and fully settled in to the new apartment. Then, he asked about work and told him […]