Or challenging contemporary views of JK Rowling while titillating with Anais Nin?
Then brush off your bookshelf, pull out that barely worn tome you bought thinking you'd absorb its contents through osmosis while it sat, never opened, between Zlatan Ibrahimovic's autobiography and Bridget Jones and get down to the wonderful Nordic Bar in Fitzrovia for a night of literary speed dating.' But the crowd was largely senior professionals.
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Another only read sci-fi - an impenetrable genre for me. I survived our 'date' by making the accurate assumption that he would be into Game of Thrones and wittering on about the TV series.
' The most interesting conversations I had were with people who were interested in books and authors that I’d either read (no one wants to be made to feel ignorant on a speed date), or that feature on my ever expanding to-read list.
My tome of choice was Alice Munro's collection of short stories.
It doesn't say anything about my personality especially, but it was a useful prop when conversation faltered.
Speed dating is the hot new alternative on the dating scene, compared to barhopping and online dating.
In the present world of speed and frenzy, speed dating is the instant dating solution for today’s youngsters.
Unlike normal dating, you have got five to 10 minutes to meet and create chemistry.
Because of this limited time, the way you dress and the questions you ask are really important.
Once we’re tired of endless left swiping, compliments (ok, I can never tire of those) and the odd naked selfie, we start to long for something else.