They think that they will turn people away if they don’t conform to what is “normal.” Nothing could be further from the truth!

Talk about the experiences that have made your life unique.

Baby boomers today are redefining life after 60 and setting an example for future generations.

We are pursuing our passions, exploring the world and looking for new relationships of all kinds.

If your partner wants a younger man or woman, and they think that they can find them, no problem! But, if they are looking for someone with life experience, passion, honesty and wisdom, they need look no farther than you.

Having written hundreds of articles over the last few years, I can tell you that people get bored easily.

Try to write your profile as if you were talking to a friend. Tell stories about the places that you have been and what they taught you.

One of the biggest mistakes that people make when they start dating after 60 is lying about their age or using a misleading picture. Hiding who you are hurts you in two important ways.

Or, you could even come up with a name for your mystery man or woman and keep them in your mind when you write your profile.

During this phase, it’s also important to give your expectations a reality check.

Instead of saying that you like hiking, talk about the time that you climbed Machu Picchu and camped under the stars.

Some people are afraid to be too bold in their dating profiles.

Worse, they will know that you were dishonest, ruining any chance for a good start to your relationship.