Chris Backley is a paramedic turned writer that grew up on the Eastside of Los Angeles. His writing has been featured on AskMen, Thought Catalog, The LAist, and the health and fitness website Chalkboard Mag. He held a weekly column on dating in Los Angeles on HowAboutWe and authored the book How Much Does Love Cost: 33 Essays on Modern Dating.
Modern dating advice and horror stories from a paramedic and former love columnist for HowAboutWe. Written from ground zero of dating hell known as Los Angeles, where he has loved and lost all for your benefit. Go in to your next encounter armed with tips and strategies found in these pages, because $2.99 cents is cheaper than a date and it's probably going to get you a lot farther.