FODA (Anxiety about Relationships Once again) is something now

Now that the vaccine is rolling out and the weather is getting nicer, however, we may not have to sacrifice for much longer. For months and months we’ve predicted what post-pandemic dating will look like and soon, we’ll actually get to experience it.

The ambivalence about going back to “normal” is already creeping up, from discussions of crowd anxiety to overall concern about conversation. Now, there’s a new phrase specifically for romantic ambivalence: Fear Of Dating Again, or FODA. Hinge coined the term back in January but as winter melts into spring, it’s only becoming more relevant. Sigue leyendo