Why Are Young Men So Afraid of Sex? by Zoe Stimpel
(Link): Why Are Young Men So Afraid of Sex? by Zoe Stimpel – American Spectator site – partial copy here
… [After having been single again for two years (unclear if due to divorce or breakup with a boyfriend), the author of this piece decided to try various dating sites and apps and to date men ages 20 – 25; she was 38 at the time. She discusses how her conversations with these younger men start out and then end.]
…In these conversations [with younger men on dating apps], messages veer from requests for info on what you did on the weekend to requests for your life story.
Without the prospect of a drink, the conversation then dies. Or they hang forever in the ether.
On Christmas Day, no fewer than eight twentysomething men got in touch, most of them men I had met on dating apps. I’d only met three.
The rest had been kicking around in my DMs, as they say, for up to a year and seemed suddenly keen for a chat.
The third path is sexting. This is the most depressing, and fast becoming the most uncontrollable and ubiquitous, aspect of dating young men.
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