Can Monkeys Teach Us About Dating? confidence dating monkeys personality uniqueness Sep 25, 2021

*A version of this article first appeared in the Independent on 30 August 2021

 

As I perch amongst a clump of Isoglossa stems I train my binoculars on a female samango monkey I’ve named Pica. I’ve followed her through the forest, a long way from the rest of her troop, and now...

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Why aren’t you being pursued by the men you feel you deserve? dating mate value personality status womenover50 Jun 10, 2021

I meet so many women in midlife who are completely sorted. They’re gorgeous, they’re fit and healthy, they’ve got successful careers, they’re independent and know how to do all the things.

But they can’t find a man – at least not one that meets their standards....

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Should I act dumb to attract a man? attraction dating intelligence womenover50 May 20, 2021

We’ve all come across women who pretend to have the intellect of a 4 year-old child and have men eating out of their hand.

Just think of Marilyn Monroe. She was a highly intelligent woman, but still decided to sing “happy birthday Mr President” in her 1964 Madison Square Gardens...

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