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Dating for the blind

He tells "When I decided to give dating another shot, I wanted to do something differently.

To document his experiences, Garett started a blog called Blind Online Dating where he shares diary-like posts about each of his date (keeping private details private), plus insights about the dating scene in general.

He is also a self-proclaimed "hopeless romantic" looking for a fresh take on dating. After ending a relationship and gearing up to venture into the dating scene again, Garett was sure of one thing – he didn't want to resort to "swiping left and right" in order to meet his soulmate.

(Those who are huffing and puffing right now about how they've never/will never resort to online dating – chill out, the universe will find a way...) The only way to keep going – even though it's clear the person on the other side of the screen chooses based on your height-waist ratio rather than your invaluable insight on recent global events – is to make it fun for yourself. Garett Levy is a 28-year-old singleton living in Manhattan, New York and working in tech.

So if you are thinking of asking someone nice who happens to be blind or are already dating a visually challenged person, here are a few things to keep in mind.