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Jolie Moore
I write crazy, beautiful love stories because I believe storytelling is magic. Join me as I try to find my Mr. Right or maybe Mr. Right Now.

This morning I was messaging with a friend and his question made me laugh so hard I nearly fell out of bed. He wanted to know what kinds of men I’d encountered while doing my Fifty First Dates experiment.

That wasn’t the funny part.

What made me lose my balance…


In 2019, I set out to go out on fifty first dates. I was newly out of a two-decade marriage and wanted to take myself on a dating adventure. I went in with zero expectations except meeting new people and having a good time. …


If the manic pixie dream girl had existed when I was in my mid-20s, that’s who I would have been or at least who I would have aspired to be. Instead, for as long as I’ve thought about what my persona should be, I’ve wanted to be the cool girl.


Whenever I’m gearing up to release a new book, I think a lot about writing and authors that have influenced me. The book I have coming out in March of 2021 was a labor of love. …


2020 was my year of revelation. I left one bad and abusive relationship went on a bunch of go-nowhere dates, then jumped into another toxic relationship despite all the signs warning me against it. I chalk that decision up to pandemic brain. …


One Advice Column Changed My Life

I go through a lot of phases where I zero in on a certain area of interest. For a few months, it will be all biographies — reading the Clarence Thomas and Anita Hill memoirs back to back was an amazing brain exercise.

Another month it will be a binge…


I was the victim of love bombing. Fresh out of a narcissistic abusive relationship, with the kind of narcissist everyone hates, the jerk, I didn’t even see it coming. A year out of a bad two decade-plus marriage, I thought I was ready for a new relationship.

I may have…

Jolie Moore

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