Ohioans approach dating with caution, creativity amid coronavirus pandemic – The Newark Advocate
For Kish’sina Jackson, the key to finding love is getting on a plane.
An avid traveler, the New Albany resident has had success meeting men at events in other cities or in airports, which is why she always dresses to turn heads in the terminal.
“It’s still comfy, but it’ll be like some distressed jeans, a cute blazer, a cute T-shirt and cute flats,” said Jackson, 40, who has been everywhere from Miami to Dubai.
That’s a problem in a pandemic, when stay-at-home orders are in place and many businesses are closed. Turned off by online dating and unwilling to risk an in-person meetup, Jackson took a new approach to finding love: She stopped trying.
“I have taken this time to focus on home projects,” said Jackson, whose mentally exhausting corporate job still requires her to be onsite. “At the end of