These poems are for Kush

Online Dating

I went on a whim to a dating website
Bored by loneliness and lacking foresight
I thought I would meet someone new
But weirdness stalked me all through

Some wanted sex, some wanted commitment
Everybody said what they wanted was a friend
It is hard not to think that’s not true
People telling lies before they even meet you

So I dialed down my expectations
Do I look lucky today
And I closed the dating website
And went my own way

3 responses

  1. Very smart move! Really nice post!

    July 24, 2012 at 3:31 pm

  2. Sociologists say that what you think of the average “other” person, is what you think of yourself. If you think the average person is a liar, you are outing yourself.

    July 24, 2012 at 9:31 am

    • online dating is not the same as offline dating. people sometimes behave differently online than they do offline. this was a work of fiction :)

      July 24, 2012 at 10:34 pm

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