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Polyamory

Nadine Thornhill gives some great advice to someone thinking about polyamory

In her column on Apt613.ca Nadine Thornhill gives some of what I think is great advice to someone thinking about a polyamorous relationship.

How to Recognize a Manipulative or Controlling Relationship

Something that isn’t talked a lot about in open relationships is the possibility and occurrence of manipulative and controlling partners. Polyamory and other open relationships are especially susceptible to people who’s intentions are not among the purest.

Clarifying cheating vs. polyamory and other open relationships

There seems to be a lot of confusion regarding the definitions of particular relationship matters and structures. So in an effort to make the world a better place I hereby attempt to clarify things a little.

Polyamory, swinging and fulfilling missing needs within a relationship

One is “replacement” relationships which can be harmful to your current relationship, the latter is “additional” relationships that build on your current relationship.

Defining Polyamory by my terms – by emanix

This is a great read about what polyamory means to Maxine, and I identify with much of it myself. I highly recommend reading the whole post. Here’s an excerpt of it to tickle your interest: For me, being ‘poly’ is tied to my definition of what Love is. I believe that if you love someone, […]