Dating, Socialising and Networking – How it Works on The Omyx Club

We’re unlike most dating websites and we’re certainly different from social networks like Facebook and Twitter. That’s because we are neither a “social network” nor a “dating website”. We’re a members’ club for gay men, with a wonderful blend of our online platform and fantastic events schedule. I thought I’d take a few moments to explain, in a bit more detail, how the dating and socialising side of The Omyx Club work.

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Five Essential Dating Tips for Beginners

If you’ve recently come out of the closet or broken-up with a long-term partner then the thought of dating can be daunting. But don’t worry; we’re on hand with some advice to get you back into the wonderful and fun world of dating. The first thing to note is – enjoy yourself! Dating shouldn’t be seen as something dull, stressful or uncomfortable. Equally, don’t go into it with an ‘end goal’ in mind. We know, that’s harder than it may seem, we all want to meet Prince Charming and get married. The key though, is to take each day date as it comes. Open mindedness is key.

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Coming out of the closet? The gay scene can be daunting…

I can remember coming out at the age of 16, I know I had it easy. There were laws on equality in place, the law on civil partnerships had been passed and in the media there were increasing numbers of LGBT role-models. It’s still terrifying though! Since then I’ve met people in a whole host of situations. Gay men who were married with children and decided they could no longer live in that way, older single gay men who hadn’t come out to friends and were living a double life, younger gay men who felt unable to sustain a relationship through fear that their parents may find out, the list goes on…

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