Amazon girls guide to dating a geek
The mere concept of female geeks is often outright ignored; forced into narrow, allowed areas; or outright challenged and denied.
The book's description is clearly for the male geek only, and this all to common focus just brought up so many connections to how my geekiness is not relevant simply due to my gender.
Ashley Byrne only wants one thing in life: to finish his tattoo apprenticeship and fulfill his dream of owning his own shop.
In the meantime, he spends his nights partying, flirting, and having sex.
A guy going on and on about Metal Gear would drive me away, however. Frankly, the perils of inter-geek dating are far more interesting.
As of the time of this posting, I still have not read this book.This hilarious primer leads geeks of all ages through the perils and pitfalls of meeting women, going on dates, getting serious, breaking up, and establishing a successful lifelong relationship (hint: it’s time to invest in new bedsheets). Added on December 11, 2013: Given that this short little review continues to get likes and comments, I thought I should comment further as to why I originally posted it.Full of whimsical 8-bit illustrations, The Geek’s Guide to Dating will teach fanboys everywhere to love long and prosper. As of the time of this posting, I still have not read this book. I'll just put it nice and simple: NOT ALL GEEKS ARE GUYS!How would I connect with a console or Internet-gaming geek whose only comic interests are mecha manga?Maybe I shouldn't be so preemptively judgmental, however. Yet, I feel persnickety to ask why couldn't the book be written from that view.