Tagged: love

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Real City

More short speculative fiction, today’s is Real City by Carrie Vaughn. It takes a look at a future where everyone’s wired into datalinks, you can know more raw information about someone in the few seconds it takes to cross the...

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The Perfect Man

She doesn’t want a nice guy full of plain-vanilla respect for her. She wants an unreliable, vaguely creepy arsehole with an unholy lust for her body. Salon prints a short story of speculative fiction by Lauren McLaughlin, “The Perfect Man”...

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2 part (e)harmony

*cue ‘This Will Be (an everlasting love)’ I usually only have to think of eharmony’s annoying as hell commercials to keep me from considering using any online dating service. They’ve spoiled it all for me, especially with their “proven successful...

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Don’t Do Unto Others

Don’t Do Unto Others By William Saletan, a Slate article on polyamory. Best quote from the article: Fidelity isn’t natural, but jealousy is. Hence the one-spouse rule. One isn’t the number of people you want to sleep with. It’s the...

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“You in danger, girl.”

Amazon Women on the Moon predicted it: (Name Here) Is a Liar and a Cheat. “It’s like a dating credit report” for women. – someone totally needs to develop iTrick into a full fledged website.

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I wish I knew how to quit you…

Yes, it’s St. Valentine’s Day. I’m not really for or against this holiday this year. I’m not compelled to write a tirade or lines of schmaltz. But I write this to expose my secret love, the object of my desire,...

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Be My TiVo-lentine?

Ever wish your TiVo® WishList® or TiVo Suggestions could score YOU the perfect match? Come flirt with the possibility of finding your own special someone, “TiVo-style.” PLUS get 2 free drinks AND be automatically entered in a raffle for one...

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you’re beautiful, it’s true

I don’t normally post lyrics, but usually I post from work and I’m not so much listening to the words of songs here as much as the music. My former co-worker Tom pointed me to the video for James Blunt’s...

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i just liked pulling off the petals

I recall once after a break up, talking to about whether or not I loved the person and she had some good advice (hell that conversation may be somewhere in this journal) and the following article is a good personal...

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I’ll forget you, I will

On the metro coming home this evening, a young woman had on a t-shirt, kinda vintage looking and it said “If you love him, let him go” – and my heart replied, internally, “I do.. I did.. and he never...