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Looking for love is a thorny endeavor. Photo credit: Anna Solomon

Having been unmarried my whole life, I have been on a lot of dates. Ninety percent of the dates were unremarkable. However, every once in a while, I would find myself on a really strange date.

I am the worst at realizing when a guy likes me in real life, so I always preferred online dating where it was much easier to figure out if a guy was interested. I was 32 or 33 and living in Baltimore. I had been talking to a 40-year-old man on OKCupid. I’ll call him Rohan here for his privacy. We met at a little restaurant somewhere in DC. …


Anna Solomon

I’m a biotech professional who loves to read, write, and create art. I enjoy writing about the strange and humorous experiences life has given me.

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