The art of internet dating
I don't know about you, but it can be overwhelming when you even start to think about the prospect of creating a profile- let alone one for all the sites you'd like to try.
My guest today not only found love through online dating, but she wrote a book on staying zen while doing it!
The content is based on recounts in literature and the authors own perspective of famous societal figures in history.
The rules the author establishes are relatively abstract for the most part and requires an advanced level to implement beyond 'mindsets'.
And I know most of the people I know who have been single in the past 5 years have as well - it seems that there is an endless number of website, apps and services dedicated to helping us find love from the comfort of our living rooms.
There's Match, e Harmony, Plentyof Fish, Zoosk, OKCupid, Craigslist, Tinder, Bumble, Grindr, Hinge ...to name a few.
They rely on online messaging to make an impression," says Clemence Waza, 28, a sales and marketing agent in Nairobi. Agony of visiting dirty woman’s house They belong to a generation that has grown up digital, with cell phones in their hands since their childhood, so for them it's natural to date online and create connections through their devices. Aika Mwachia, 23, a style blogger, says dating and hookup apps have distorted the art of seduction because they have trained men to gauge potential lovers in a macro second by "swiping" and expecting instant connection.
To her, seduction boils down to little things such as buying her a bouquet of flowers, opening doors and pulling out chairs for her while out on a date, not tapping on a small screen and expecting a magical connection.
After finally gaining access, I found the VIP Art Fair website plodding and a little dull -- good for professionals and hardcore collectors with an art jones, but unrewarding for the eye.Maybe the internet can provide a new, one-dimensional way to consume art, something like Facebook.But the artwork I tried to buy was on hold and later sold to someone else.It provides an interesting take on the history of seduction literature.
This may be useful for 'inspiration' for those more advanced daters who can use it to improve and carve their skills with supporting mindsets and ideas.
But above all, these type of memes involve user to be a part of it.