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What the Hell is Binaural Dating?

Reading Time: 4 minutes Binaural dating. #bethedate was the offer that came to my inbox. ‘Oh yes!’ I thought, ‘that sounds fun,…. an audio experience that looks at dating from the inside out. With a waiter that Waits and a Chef to guide you. What’s the worst that could happen?’ Well, the worst that could happen couldn’t possibly be […]

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The Advantages of Dating a Prosopagnosiac

Reading Time: 3 minutes One of the more interesting side effects of the stroke I had about 18 months ago – was that I lost the ability to recognise people’s faces. It’s called Prosopagnosia and it’s caused by damage to the fusiform gyrus on the right hand side of the brain. It’s not that I can’t physically see people’s […]

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Why I’ve Always Loved Younger Men

Reading Time: 6 minutes Why I’ve always loved younger men…. Younger men… now there’s a damning phrase if you are an older woman. Branded as cougar, cradle-snatcher, why is it that all those rather unpleasant epithets never get showered on men who prefer ‘a younger model’? I’ve always been open about my preference, recognising it’s fundamentally part of who […]

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Swipe for sex

Reading Time: 8 minutes It was Suzanne, she of this site who told me to go Tinder. Basically I hadn’t been writing nor had I been fucking and was missing both. “You go on Tinder then you can write about it. Win-win.” Having done reasonably well out of the analogue world: trains, planes, beaches, restaurants and the London Underground […]