Understanding Open Relationships

Why Open Relationships Are the Future of Our Society

Why Open Relationships Are the Future of Our Society

For almost the entire history of Western civilization, monogamy has been the norm in romance and sexuality. In conjunction with this fact, it has also been a norm for almost the entire history of Western civilization for non-monogamy to be considered a taboo. The...

Openly Monogamous or Poly, What’s the Main Difference for Me?

Openly Monogamous or Poly, What’s the Main Difference for Me?

I identify as a polyamorous person who has recently committed to a monogamous relationship. My lifestyle, the fact that I mostly do long-distance relationships, and the fact that not many individuals gave me all that I needed in a relationship singularly, has driven...

What is Polyamory?

What is Polyamory?

You might have heard the term before and either been curious enough to look it up, or you’re not sure what it is. For those of you that know what it is, this will be a quick refresher. Either way, you will pick up a few things along the way as we go through what...

Are We Moving Towards Polyamory as a Norm?

Are We Moving Towards Polyamory as a Norm?

Monogamy–we all know the term, a marriage or relationship between two people that society deems is the correct way of doing things. However, we also know that’s not the case with how people are in their daily lives, divorce rates, relationships, and other factors....

Long Distance Open Relationships – Can They Work?

Long Distance Open Relationships – Can They Work?

So…you’re in a great open relationship. You and your primary partner have great sex, get along, have fun, talk, support each other, and are on the same page in life. And all of a sudden…someone has to move. Far away. What to do? Or, perhaps you’re away and you meet a...

Is Age a Factor in Open Relationships?

Is Age a Factor in Open Relationships?

More people are turning towards open relationships to find satisfaction in their lives. Finding that perfect someone or multiple people to spend our lives with is a daunting prospect. Especially if you’re someone that’s used to society telling you that monogamy is how...

Polyamory Myths Debunked

Polyamory Myths Debunked

People react in all sorts of different ways to polyamory, because while it has gotten somewhat ingrained in popular culture, it remains a relatively new concept. Even practitioners of polyamory can get sold on myths surrounding their lifestyle as they are entering it...

Casual vs. Serious External Relationships: What is Too Far?

Casual vs. Serious External Relationships: What is Too Far?

Question: Are you OK with your partner building a deep, long-term relationship with someone else, or would you prefer if they just keep things casual? With about 2.8 million U.S. couples partaking in some type of polyamorous relationship, there is no doubt that...