It might never actually rest its weary head on a comforting feather pillow, and this persistent activity may be much to its detriment.When you can’t take time to stay in one place and reflect and decompress, how can you take on a new day refreshed?On the one hand, there are millions of people, so you’re bound to meet new people who share the similar interests, with no problem.On the other hand, there are so many people out there, that deters some from settling down with one person.Some people who live in small towns think if they move to a bigger town, they will immediately meet their significant other while people who live in big cities dream to move in smaller towns. According to Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2014 50.2% of the total American population, or more specifically 124 million Americans who were older than 16 years old were single.If you take a look at the same statistics from 1976, you can see that the percentage has significantly increased.Being in a city like New York can be a blessing or a curse for your dating life.
And taking a seat on the sunken couches, the female mistrust and competition thickened the already heavy air.Until a person can stand up and give New York the finger, the city won’t lend a helping hand; it has far too much else to deal with given its long hours, little pay and streets filled with the high-flying to the utterly poverty-stricken.So, instead, these hollow enclaves of lonely form and people strive to connect and find meaning in an overwhelming place. Fortunately, it was misty and raining at night and, even though I hate cliches, I walked happily without an umbrella, the droplets dissolving some of the heavy emotions from the room. At our African American Speed Dating Events, you'll meet up to a dozen other black single professionals in your age group through a series of six minute "pre-dates" at a local upscale restaurant or bar.We facilitate the whole thing so there's no awkwardness, no pressure, no embarrassment and no games..great fun! We also hold a variety of events for other ethnicities, interests and religions.