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What's Monogamy Got to Do With Marriage?

Study Notes and Anecdotes From LGBT People in Committed, Non-Monogamous Partnerships

June 25, 2013

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Sigrid Ellis

Sigrid

What do you think "makes polyamory work"?

A friend of mine very astutely pointed out that while poly does not create huge amounts of relationship friction and drama, it will highlight and amplify any pre-existing conditions. I think that what makes poly work is being scrupulously self-honest and a good communicator. Everyone already knows about the good communication part. But if you are lying to yourself it doesn't do anyone any good.




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