Hive-mind psychology and triangulated polyamory.
Can we just admit that none of this makes any sense?
Many people are ‘polyamorous’ — they have two or more romantic partners. Often this is challenging to disclose to family.
A brief guide to the most common questions about polyamory and how it works.
Jasmine Peterson is somewhat annoyed that it took her 27 years to learn about polyamory.
I assumed that there was one kind of polyamory and I didn’t think a whole lot about what the word “polyamory” could entail.
I’m monogamous, and even I think it’s weird.
Polyamory is an incredibly positive and fulfilling way of life for increasing numbers of people all over the world.
Every decent person deserves to be loved and to be in a relationship if that’s what he wants. To shortchange himself with an artificial second-best or to tell himself he doesn’t deserve a real girlfriend is tragic.
There’s no wonder we can’t figure out how to maintain the thrill in a long-term relationship: we’ve actually never done it before.
Actor Victor Hugo Prada and his two partners just signed papers making them a legally married throuple.
There is an obligation to put your spouse above yourself. Polyamory, for us, fills that obligation rather nicely.
If you can read all of this and still think it’s not entirely out of the question, this mode of living could possibly be for you.
Your sexual health is NOT something you should gamble on for anything. Poly life is no exception to this rule.
We have to be true to ourselves.
Johnathan Bane responds to a reader curious about pursuing a poly lifestyle.