During this process, I had multiple online dating profiles and messaged potential matches.
I kept track of my progress and looked for areas of improvement, as if I was running a business, but it never made me happy, especially when I had dates that never panned out.
I just wanted to get to know her to see if we were a match, but my peers saw her as a competition that ultimately turned me off.
I understand we, as a society, need rules in order to function.
However, the so-called rules of dating have become so astutely followed, one mistake means the end of what could be a meaningful relationship.
They're devoted to the method of being pick-up artists while tallying the number of times they scored along the way.
For many, mobile apps designed for hookups have become their hunting grounds.
As I’ve learned in the past, looks are deceiving, but in the field of dating, that never turns out to be the case.