Dating in Lockdown; Virtual. Social. Distant.

Chapter 3b. Distant After our movie night date via Facetime I crawled into bed. I slipped out of my loungewear playsuit and washed my face as my phone lit up with a message. It was from Jay. “That was fun!” I smiled. It was fun…and unbelievably sweet. Literally distant but sweet. Damn distance. If onlyContinue reading “Dating in Lockdown; Virtual. Social. Distant.”

Dating in Lockdown; Virtual. Social. Distant.

Chapter 2: Social 3 weeks or so after the Virtual Speed Dating Night, I decided to open Hinge- the dating app that was collecting dust (metaphorically of course) Swiping through and I liked a profile; Dark haired, 6ft rugged scientist and only 3 miles away. I swiped left and it immediately came up that IContinue reading “Dating in Lockdown; Virtual. Social. Distant.”

Dating in Lockdown; Virtual. Social. Distant.

Chapter 1: Virtual At the start of lockdown, I was invited to attend an Online Speed Dating night hosted by a company I have dated through before and worked as a host for. This was about a fortnight or so after my First Date on Skype with Jay and as I hadn’t heard from himContinue reading “Dating in Lockdown; Virtual. Social. Distant.”