Queer ladies speed dating at the strand

21 May

You are the ones that make speed dating interesting and fun and weird.

SO we wanna see your faces while we host the hell out of a Queer Ladies’ speed dating. And some of y’all come anwyay and we love that, that’s how you gotta move in this world, if you can — with the idea that even when something seems scary you should try and do it anyway.

Are you a queer woman who leans more towards the feminine side of the spectrum? Then, you definitely want to attend the December edition of Quick Dates: Femme for Femme.

This month, we will be wining, dining and dating at Aroma Sunset and you’ll get to go on mini-dates with 10-15 single women!

Next week, Tuesday, December 16th, 7pm at the Strand bookstore in NYC, Speed Dating with Gabby and Phoenix.

Come down on Tuesday and do the damn thing with us. Note: Cool fkn prizes will be given away so brush up on your Autostraddle trivia. ‘Tis the season to have a blast with some queers and find someone new to read graphic novels with while watching Love Actually and smoking some firme bud by the fire.

Not only did I walk away from Speed Dating with a new collection of amazing first date questions, but I walked away having just met someone who would quickly become one of my best friends and most important NYC people!

” Gabrielle Rivera is an awesomely queer Bronx bred, writer, spoken word artist and director.

FOR THE GRANDPA Anthony Urbano via Closet Freaks Do you live in comfortable clothes?(Click here for outfit details.) It is perfect for those who have a more classic prepster style but want to add a little edge so as not to look as if they’ve come to a speed dating event dressed for work.FOR THE PROFESSOR via Qwear Sonny Oram of the queer style blog Qwear demonstrates how to achieve weekend professor style, which works for those who are grad students or academics (or who just love the smarty pants professor look).For twenty bucks, you will get FREE WINE and FREE SNACKS. Phoenix, the boi formerly known as Katrina, and I have hosted Speed Dating at the Strand for the last two years, before that I hosted with the great DJ Carlytron.And you, fly ass readers, have been with us every step of the way.