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I'm Never Going To Be A "Good" Polyamorous Person

“I’m never going to be a 'good' polyamorous person,” I confessed to my soon to be ex-boyfriend. He took my hand, eyes filled with compassion. Read...
Alithea Howes    |   02.14.18   |   SHARE
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Relationship agreements set the tone for the relationship.

Why Monogamous Couples Need Relationship Agreements

Relationship agreements set the tone for the relationship. Monogamous couples should also start using relationship agreements. Read...
Myisha Battle    |   02.6.18   |   SHARE
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I bet that nearly everyone has, at one time or another, thought about someone else while having sex.

Ask Erin: Is It Wrong To Think Of Someone Else During Sex?

She’s made all the mistakes, so you don’t have to… Ask Erin is a weekly advice column, in which Erin answers your burning questions about anything at Read...
Erin Khar   |   09.8.17   |   SHARE
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I’m not looking to be a sexy mistress, an evil home-wrecker, or in-the-meantime entertainment.

Two Things To Remember If Your Date Turns Out To Be Married

I don’t even like sharing a bowl of popcorn; why would I want to share a person? Read...
Vanessa Bates Ramirez of Role Reboot    |   08.14.17   |   SHARE
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On Figuring Out My Own Poly Style

The most important facet of any relationship is that everyone be treated with kindness and respect. Hierarchical terms do not accomplish that. Read...
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"As the saying goes, sometimes love isn't enough."

Ask Erin: Help! My Girlfriend Wants An Open Relationship

She’s made all the mistakes, so you don’t have to… Ask Erin is a weekly advice column, in which Erin answers your burning questions about anything at Read...
Erin Khar    |   05.19.17   |   SHARE
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"Non-monogamy acknowledges the freedom that all those involved in romantic or sexual entanglements have and the importance of respecting those rights." Image: Thinkstock

5 Things Monogamous People Can Learn From Open Relationships

I had known many people, and even had friends in college, who were in open and non-monogamous relationships. Things always seemed to work really well Read...
Erin McKelle    |   08.19.16   |   SHARE
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Do Open Relationships Really Work? 3 Non-Monogamous Couples Speak Out

An inside look at how couples make non-monogamy work . . . or not. Read...
Amanda Lauren   |   07.23.14   |   SHARE
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