Older gay men for younger dating
These men have found many ways to build strong, healthy and loving relationships—strategies we believe would be useful for all populations.
Even though we had heard anecdotally that younger men were interested in monogamy, we were surprised at how widespread this was.
He claims that these apps only further fuelled existing negative stereotypes and long-standing myths surrounding the gay dating scene.
“The stigma around gay dating is actually perpetuated by these apps…
“I have had a really struggling coming out session in the last 10 years, it has obviously been quite well-documented but I didn’t really know what I was doing and I struggled.
Rogers goes even further to say the existing apps can be “dehumanising” and “archaic” and that they do not feel safe or responsible while Locke brands them “slightly vulgar”.Additionally, users cannot display photos unless their faces are in it – another way in which it is priding itself on being safe for users.“For someone who might be 20-years-old coming out, I don’t want a 45-year-old man to send me a picture of their d***.While Rogers is straight so will not be on the app, Locke certainly will be and is setting his preference to Mr Right.“I’m 30 next month and I think it is time for Mr Right,” he says.