Join me as I sit down one-on-one with Dr. Drew Pinsky for a frank and open conversation about the differences between men and women and what you should never compromise on if you’re a woman.Read More »
My name is Austin Blood. I get asked a lot about how this website came to be and my answer is always the same: I’ve taken my love for writing and a lifelong admiration for women, and melded the two and created a place where women are celebrated rather than criticized. Click here to read more.
This letter was written in response to the uproar of controversy in the wake of comments made by the star of the television show, The Bachelor. It went viral on Facebook and was subsequently picked up by the Huffington Post and published in their Best of The Blog section.Read More »
I recently appeared on a popular daytime radio talk show in Australia. This podcast is a short excerpt from that show. In it, I talk about the pitfalls of dating after divorce and what you should, and most importantly, what you shouldn’t do when dating after the age of thirty. Enjoy…Read More »
Austin – I’ve had two separate Friends with Benefits (FWB) relationships in the last few years. Since then, I’ve found a new FWB and it just ended by his choice this week. He just stopped calling with no reason and hasn’t responded to any of my texts. Austin, how do you feel about FWB arrangements and how can women like me who crave love and validation from men stop sabotaging themselves by accepting an FWB arrangement?Read More »
Austin – I am a 42 year old, divorced mother of two boys. I have been back in the dating world for about 3 years now. I have met some amazing men too. They just don’t seem to stick around long enough to develop a ‘real’ relationship. My relationships start out great and exciting but it never fails that I start talking about the future and they run and hide. I just can’t seem to find a man that will commit to me for more than 3 months. All I want is a stable, monogamous committed relationship! Any advice would be greatly appreciated.Read More »
I haven’t dated much in the past year or two. But all that is about to change. I’ve recently decided it’s time to come in from the cold and begin a new chapter in Blood’s chronicles of female companionship. Said another way, I’m going to start dating again. So in commemoration of my upcoming foray back into the fray, I’m commencing this hard-hitting series on what I believe are the most important factors to consider when venturing forth into the sometimes inhospitable badlands of post-divorce dating….Read More »
Does romance always end when couples get married? Juliet thinks so and is quite concerned. Especially since it appears her Romeo appears has taken a vacation. So understandably, she wants to know…will he ever return? And does romance always end when people get married? What say you? Some folks say yes. Some say no. Blood sez…Read More »