I told my long distance boyfriend that I was writing this article and asked if he had any tips for others in our position. He had some advice. Three words actually: Hone those communication skills. I'd actually never been in a long distance relationship before this one so I didn't really know what to expect. And let me tell you, it's not easy.
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One Halloween when Frank and I were in college and long distance, we wanted to do something together that suited the occasion. Well, what do you know! I found some! Frank and I talked on our phones as we clicked through these haunted houses — lights out of course. We had a lot of fun and a lot of laughs! The House 2 — another point and click haunted house. This was is especially scary!
Has Tech Ushered in a Golden Age of Long-Distance Dating?
Long distance relationships are not uncommon but we've all heard the old wives tale that they never work. But we live in two different cities with a major time difference, so that can get difficult to schedule. We also enjoy playing low-commitment games together like Words With Friends whenever we have a spare moment throughout the day.
When I first started online dating, I kept my location settings at the default distance, which was 25 miles away from me. But after not having much luck, I expanded it to This led to two relationships over the next few years with people who were 25 to 50 miles away. Sure, it was a bit of a trek to see each other, but that was a small price to pay for love. A couple of years after the second of those two relationships ended, I met an engaged couple who had connected on a dating site while she lived in New York City and he lived in London.