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  • The Guyliner http://www.theguyliner.com/

    The definitive, yet disaster-laden, gay dating blog. The perils and pitfalls of internet dating as told by M, 36, 5'9", brown/blue, Yorkshire

LATEST ARTICLES ( 454 )

  • David and Alex

    They say youth is wasted on the young, but few things have made me as grateful to be more on the 'getting on a bit' side than the uncertainty about when we can... Read more

    Posted on 19 June 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Chris and Greg

    Chris Greg

    I can't remember the last time I was so pleased to see two men, apart from that time there was a massive queue in H M and both of them jumped on the tills.... Read more

    Posted on 05 June 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Splash the Cash

    Splash Cash

    When I was younger, rich people were mysterious. They existed behind tinted windows, and velvet ropes. I knew nothing about them other than what I could glean... Read more

    Posted on 04 June 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Joseph and Beti

    I moved house this week. I can't say I adored the experience, to be honest - seeing all the space junk I've accumulated over the years shoved into boxes, or... Read more

    Posted on 29 May 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Lucas and Lucía

    Lucas Lucía

    We cross live to my Twitter account for some breaking news: Today's @guardian Blind Date review in full: pic.twitter.com/TszgMnYLQ1 - Justin Myers... Read more

    Posted on 22 May 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Nicole and Luke

    Nicole Luke

    What a week it's been! Well, I'm assuming it's been 'a week' - the days tend to blur into one and most weeks tend to be 'quite a week' or a 'hell of a week' or... Read more

    Posted on 08 May 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • The Lost Language of Memorials

    Lost Language Memorials

    I am not going to write about my grief anymore. It isn't helping, hasn't changed anything at all. It isn't cathartic, or healing. It leans too much into... Read more

    Posted on 02 May 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Chris and Ariana

    Chris Ariana

    Hello. For the first time in months, Blind Daters can feel the wind in their hair - and hopefully their sails - as they glance at one another over a glass of... Read more

    Posted on 01 May 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Kate and Stephen

    Kate Stephen

    And, lo, it came to pass that as we entered the 700th week of lockdown or whatever we're calling this, the GBD is once again two ostensibly straight people... Read more

    Posted on 10 April 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Marion and Brenden

    Another Saturday, another Blind Date couple braving wobbly connections and rapidly cooling takeaways over Zoom. Thank you for all your kind messages last week... Read more

    Posted on 03 April 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Omena and Felix

    I had my Covid-19 vaccine yesterday. It was quite an odd, exhilarating feeling after. Walking out of my local community centre after just ten minutes of brisk... Read more

    Posted on 20 March 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Matt and Holly

    I'm sure we can all agree it's been quite a week. I think even without everything that's been going on in the news and on TV, this one has been a bit of an... Read more

    Posted on 13 March 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Robyn and Danny

    Robyn Danny

    Well, we're still here and were still trying to get it on over FaceTime, everyone. We can do this - well, so long as there are willing victims we can,... Read more

    Posted on 06 March 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Ken and Shelley

    Assuming our blundering PM's 'roadmap' doesn't in fact lead us all into the sea, we should be back doing socially distanced in-person dates from around... May?... Read more

    Posted on 27 February 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Lucy and Luke

    Week 7,004 of the dystopian present lurches to an end, with another two days of pretending brisk walks round the perimeter of an adventure playground are still... Read more

    Posted on 20 February 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Making History

    Making History

    Okay, confession: LGBTQ+ History Month used to make me feel a bit guilty. It reminded me of gaps in my knowledge, exposed my insecurities and seemed to confirm... Read more

    Posted on 18 February 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Julie and Michael

    I think we can all agree that Zoom, generally, isn't working for anything other than awkward business calls and parish council meetings featuring a load of... Read more

    Posted on 06 February 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Acting is Just Acting – Until It Isn’t

    Acting Just Until Isn’t

    There's a reason the subject of casting gay roles rears its ugly head every few years. Prominent LGBTQ dramas are relatively rare enough to cause headlines, and... Read more

    Posted on 23 January 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • Emily and Andrea

    Happy New Year. I don't know if you know any lesbians, or bi women, or women who date/sleep with other women but reject traditional classifications of sexual... Read more

    Posted on 03 January 2021 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX
  • My Favourite Books of 2020

    Favourite Books 2020

    I managed to read a decent pile of books in 2020, despite being busy finishing one of my own and working on loads of corporate projects that kept wolves away... Read more

    Posted on 23 December 2020 DATING, LGBTQ, LOVE & SEX