When I was growing up, movies and TV shows made it appear that dating was just something that happened naturally in the adult world. People met in the most random places, felt some kind of spark, and then went on a date. It all seemed kind of effortless. My adult dating life has been anything but. Having spent most of my formative years figuring out and accepting my own sexuality, I found myself navigating unknown territory of the gay community and the New York dating scene at the same time.
So, Uh, Is It Safe to Have Sex With People at This Point in the Coronavirus Pandemic?
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Have you tried the Internet, speed dating or the singles scene and felt it ring a bit hollow? Are you looking for more but not quite sure how to find it? It can be tough to make real connections in our fast and busy, big city lives.
Living through a pandemic is challenging for everyone, but for those single folks out there , it presents some dating challenges those coupled up don't need to worry about. Is it safe to date? If so, how do you end a date if you can't kiss or touch the person without compromising your health or theirs? Do you give them a salute or the elbow bump?