Online dating without a picture
That meant finding everyone I knew and dated and blocking them for fear of getting a text message saying, “So, I saw you on [insert name of app or site]. ” Apart from that, I couldn’t divulge any information about myself, unless it was within the confines of a personal message. My take on the matter Those are just a few of the messages I received.
I was Googlable, so I didn’t want to give my last name out as well. The rest were a variety of the same phrases, while some were pretty much dead starters.
Still, the accidental experiment was not a failure.
I wasn’t ashamed of going on a dating site per se, but I was a little reluctant, because of the reactions I was expecting to get in case they found me. [Read: 9 sites you can use to get yourself a date] Why I didn’t use a photo No matter which way you look at it, there is still a stigma on using dating apps and sites to find a relationship.