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At midlife, and in a new world of social media, mobile-connectedness, I had to learn how to date all over again. The first woman that I matched on Tinder had several mutual friends on Facebook. From what I hear, EVERYONE does this, but only the foolish ones TELL the other about it. It is where you learn if you have any chemistry together, and location plays a major role in setting the mood for romance. “I know a good place where I go with the kids for ice cream sodas,” said an old college buddy. Our evening felt like a therapy session, not a hot date where we were in the mood to make out. well, a date, and when you’re a man, and she’s a woman, it’s OK to feel all of that stuff related to the birds and bees. Dating in mid-life differs from dating in your 20s. We are older, and if not wiser, at least have new responsibilities. We have been hurt in relationships and divorce, and we carry baggage.
The last time I went on a date, Mark Zuckerberg was a pimply faced kid who hadn’t yet stolen Facebook.Below is a summary and excerpt of the chapter that appears in the book, available on Amazon. And it wasn't just any old job — I was the deputy editor for the New York Post's famed Page Six column. The result was a deep depression that affected all areas of my life. I left everything I'd known for the last decade ...Four years ago, I did the unthinkable (at least to my hard-working Midwestern family). I was on TV, had scored on-air regular gigs with "Entertainment Tonight" and "The Insider," and was financially stable for the first time in my life. I collected my toys, cleaned out my office, and went home.I easily found out who you are, and I see you wrote a book that I actually have READ. Even a coffee date is more memorable at an indie coffeehouse than a generic Starbucks. I suspect after a few more weeks, I might move to a more complete site like OK Cupid, where you have to answer questions about yourself. The concept of “hooking up” with some stranger on the internet is completely foreign to me. My first month of dating is the start of a journey for me.