Adventures in Online Dating in my 60s

When my husband and I separated, I was 64 and had not dated since college. I knew few single men my age and knew nothing about where to meet new men. Because there were single men online, I quickly learned about online dating. I also learned that online, there were married men posing as singles, scammers trying to get money from lonely women, and new terms to learn such as catfishing.

Before starting my dating adventures, I listened to dating podcasts. My favorites were Sandy Weiner’s “Your Last First Date” and “Woman of Value” and Jenn Burton’s podcasts about…