Interested in being part of one of our upcoming videos? Whether it's petty concerns or serious issues, everyone has a list of dating deal breakers.Every week, we’ll be back to discuss everything from online dating to personality quizzes and everything in between.New episodes will go live every Wednesday at 12 p.m. This week, we’re talking dating deal breakers — what gives you pause early on in a relationship?Likewise, to share in other people’s stories about how they handle situations…is for us, I think, cathartic.”To find more about The Moth, click here.
A very high number of singles also ask for a partner who believes in global warming, who makes the first move (only if the mood is right) and who wants 'unwavering trust more than mind blowing sex.'In addition, 85 per cent of people want a partner who will explore with them on a holiday rather than laze on the beach and 95 per cent of people want to date somebody who can make hard decisions by themselves.After each participant finishes, their story is judged on a scale of 1–10 by three groups.One judging group, which dubbed themselves “94%,” was an Ok Cupid couple — Emily and Chris.“The way to connect with people is to really expose a version of yourself — to share a part of yourself that’s really true, human and sometimes scary to share with other people.That ultimately fosters the best connections.”Tellers also explained the rules of Story SLAMs; in these open-mic competitions, anyone wishing to tell a 5-minute story on the subject at hand may do so if they’re one of the 10 whose name is randomly selected.