Sample personal ad for dating
Then he won an e Bay auction and paid 0 for a personal ad on a hip New York online women's 'zine.The 'zine didn't usually have personal ads (i.e., his ad was a special feature).Present your best qualities, but also disclose your unattractive features.Present your unattractive features positively, as a conversation starter.
One of my hobbies is reading personal ads from incarcerated women, and then looking up their rap sheets on the World Wide Web.
Write out a conversation about yourself that fascinates this person. If you can't imagine a meaningful response, take out the sentence. I then added "with junk cars in the yard." Run your ad through your word processor's spelling checker.
Now condense your responses into two or three sentences. Then run it through a grammar checker (in Microsoft Word, the grammar checker is under "Tools").
At first this feels like going to the Humane Society to pick out a puppy... E.g., one young woman described herself as "honest, intelligent, with a heart of gold." Her rap sheet says that she's serving 25 years for homicide.
(She was a waitress, so maybe a rude customer didn't leave her a tip. ) I've read hundreds of personal ads from incarcerated women.