Editor’s note: Meet. Assess attraction. Court her. (Or him. Or them.) Confess feelings. Discuss monogamy. Marry, perhaps. Make infants, if you would like. In several ways, the mechanics of dating are universal, no matter whether you’re black, white, brown or “a colorless person,” as Raven-Symone famously described by herself to Oprah in a 2014 meeting. Still, battle can color dating experiences in moment and major methods. Many state you can find typical, cultural threads, and we’re here to tease them down. Phone it a labor of love. The next is the 3rd of eight in this series that is online.
The world of digital relationship can feel just like a wonderland. Or even a minefield.
Ghosting, restroom selfies, bad syntax, rude nudes — frustrated singles could be compelled to put up their arms and estimate viral sensation Sweet Brown: “Ain’t nobody got time for that.”
Along side run-of-the-mill challenges, black colored daters may encounter some unique problems. Continue reading “The battle – and bright side – of online dating sites for folks of color”