A great theorist and poetess, Adrienne Rich once remarked: “Marriage is lonelier than solitude”. And not only marriage, every relationship loses its charm when you have a busy schedule where there is hardly any time
It probably doesn’t come as a big surprise to you that the dating world has changed since you were last in it. Maybe you are just coming off a recent divorce or you are looking to get out there for the first time. Whatever the situation is, there are without a doubt a plethora of options available at your fingertips. With that being said, the dating world is much different than what it was five years ago. So, with the New Year already here, what are the best options for active singles in 2018?
Consider Alumni Groups
Did you meet a special someone at your old university and neither one of you were in the right place at the time to date? Perhaps, you had a major crush on an old classmate and just never acted on it. With all the missed connections in your college days, it really is never too late to see if they are still available. Local alumni groups get together monthly and often times on a weekly basis to attend events and recall the good old days. Joining an alumni group in 2018 will be an excellent way to for singles to hit the dating market.
Take Advantage Of Social Media
It is true that dating apps are extremely popular and they will only continue to grow in 2018, but they are not your only Internet based option. It is also important to note that social media is on the rise and sites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter give you a great option when it comes to filtering out singles. It also gives you ample opportunities to reconnect with individuals that you might have missed out on in the past. In addition to this, social media allows you to easily scope out individual’s interests, hobbies, and current thoughts. And, this is not to even mention the fact that just about everybody has an account.
Phone chatting has been around for a while now, but they are growing more and more popular every year. And, 2018 could really be the big year for them, as more people are starting to realize their true potential. There are plenty of dating chat lines to choose from. The research has essentially been done for you. You can browse through hundreds of profiles, make connections, and speak to other link minded singles over the phone, from the comfort of your own home.
Take Up A Cause You Believe In
Protesting and activism is coming back. More and more individuals are getting out on the streets and expressing their thoughts. Take up a cause that you believe in will be an excellent way to meet tons of single individuals. Plus, you know that you will already have one thing in common, which is a great conversation starter. Just keep in mind that you don’t have to get out and protest to donate your time to something that you believe in. You can easily volunteer at the local soup kitchen or help the local church stage a play or clothing drive.
Join Singles Events And Clubs
You might be surprised to truly learn how many singles there are in your area looking for a hook up, just like you. Well, there is no better way to discover this than by joining a singles club or attending a singles event. Many cities and towns offer these on a weekly or monthly basis and they are extremely easy to find, as all you have to do is hit the Internet and perform a quick search of singles clubs or events in your local area.