He’s written for the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Weekly, and I CHOO CHOO CHOOSE YOU: What Kind of Geek Do You Want to Date? BEYOND THUNDERDOME: The Aftermath of a Date GET READY FOR A SURPRISE!
Learn how to meet people in the real world and connect off-line for a change.You may even level up to a romance worthy of an RPG!Perhaps you’re pursuing a book nerd (excellent choice, by the way) or you’re a book nerd yourself, trying to teach your significant other bookish dating habits.Either way, the Epic Reads love doctor will see you now.If you want to take things to the next level, nothing says serious relationship like choosing to read the same book together. Then we will get creative with space or buy/make more shelves to fill.
If you are about to go on a first date with a known book nerd, be prepared. It will forever be a neverending cycle of making space for, and filling space with, books. Also, many of us dream of having Belle’s big library from Disney’s Beauty & the Beast. We suggest carrying a notepad at all times for the never-ending list of books you must read.If you want to impress your date, tackling that TBR pile will do the trick.ERIC SMITH is the cofounder of Geekadelphia, a popular blog covering all-that-is-geek in the City of Brotherly Love, as well as the Philadelphia Geek Awards, an annual awards show held at the Academy of Natural Sciences.He’s written for the Philadelphia Inquirer, Philadelphia Weekly, and If a text or call goes unanswered for a few hours, you aren’t being ignored. When you and your date have spats, 99.9% of the time it will involve OTP disagreements. Mind your Ps and Qs when getting introduced to your significant other’s shelf. If your relationship with the bibliophile progresses to where you two actually share a living space, be prepared to run out of space.