I confess to being a relationships writer with little game. Just in time for Spring fever, my self-imposed, five-month dating hiatus is up and I've decided to leave my shy side in the cold and show some guys the real--outgoing, fun-loving, slightly nerdy--me. I announced last week that I decided to enter the world of online dating as a way to expand my options, broaden my horizons, and learn more about what I want in a mate. I figured it would force me to be a bit more assertive, as well. Read More: What's Keeping Us From Online Dating?Online Dating 101: Getting StartedBlack Women Have Less Success With Online Dating Here's what you said: Jade commented: "Good luck. Maybe your experiences will inspire me to [try] again!"