You might have noticed AW has a new look. I decided to make some changes in response to your feedback. Some readers commented on the inability to see all the published articles. Awakened-Woman has over 200 articles in its Archives. … Continue reading Why the Facelift to AW?
Have you ever ghosted anyone? Has someone ignored or declined your calls and texts after demonstrating interest or taking you on a date? It’s an unwarranted disappearing act chosen as a way to cut the legs off the possibility of … Continue reading The Best Way to Get Over Being Ghosted
Sitting across from him, all I could smell was cigarette. The one he inhaled right before walking into the restaurant to meet me. It’s not so much he was a smoker but the fact he lied about it. Why perpetrate … Continue reading Surviving a Bad Date
Dating is tough at any age but as we get older it just becomes a bit more complicated. We get set in our ways. The baggage we lug around can weigh down on our shoulders. For many the maturity helps … Continue reading Older Women Dating Younger Men
Romance and erotica novels have a vast female audience between the ages of about 30-54. It’s estimated to be the most popular genre generating revenues in the billions. Harlequin Book, anyone? Decades ago, Jackie Collins books sold like hotcakes because the … Continue reading Does Chivalry Still Have a Pulse?
Wife, fiance, girlfriend, married and single – each word carries weight and expectations. Labels can give recognition in society. In the same way, titles and ranks do in corporations or any branches of the military. The higher your role in … Continue reading How Important are Relationship Labels?
If your ex showed up at your door with jewelry, gifts, flowers and an out of this world, heartfelt apology. Would you take him back? Are you open and willing to jump back into those old boots? The boots you … Continue reading The Art of Recycling Relationships
I recently heard the story of a woman who had been in a relationship for 5 years. She loved her boyfriend very much. They had grown close over time. Sharing all kinds of special moments while dating. But uncovering a … Continue reading Don’t Let the Door Hit You…
Lets face it, relationship resumes aren’t always strikingly impressive. In fact, many of us have kissed at least one frog. The part of the tale where the frog turns into a prince after a magic smooch? Well, that is incredibly … Continue reading How To Stop Attracting the Wrong Men
If you’re looking for love but not a millennial, a dating app is probably the last thing you want to explore. The idea that you can find the right guy while surfing from your phone or laptop isn’t exactly appealing … Continue reading Women’s Pocket Survival Guide to Online Dating