Posts Tagged ‘honesty’

Posted on May 24, 2009

Recently, Miss Polyamory interviewed Samatha Fraser, the author of the blog (and hopefully upcoming book): Not Your Mother’s Playground. You can listen to the interview podcast here.

Not Your Mother’s Playground is Samantha’s diary about open relationships. She writes about her personal experiences, both positive and challenging, and also shares her realizations about herself and open relating.

This site is an online resource that targets a modern audience while still being accepting and inclusive of others views and lifestyle choices:

This blog, and it’s accompanying book are not intended to be a bash on anyone who might identify a little more with a non-traditional view of the world. Certainly if you are in, or considering, an open relationship or customized fidelity, chances are your views are just a tad non-traditional to start with. This blog is for those of us who just might not list renaissance fares, clothing optional triad relationships, and LARPing as our favorite activities when filling in our Facebook profiles. This isn’t to say that this book is meant for a limited audience, more specifically it’s meant for a larger percentage of society than many other books on the same subject.

- Not Your Mother’s Playground: Introduction

 

Keeping in-line with what I’ve written over the past few weeks, here’s the links to NYMP’s own open relationship series: “What Can Make Open Relationships Great?”

 

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Posted on February 7, 2009
This entry is part 8 of 9 in the series 7 Questions to Ask Yourself If You Are Considering Polyamory
By Sanja Gjenero @ stock.XCHNG

By Sanja Gjenero @ stock.XCHNG

Cheaters do at least one honest thing: they acknowledge that one partner can’t meet all their needs and that they want to have sex or a relationship with someone other than their current partner. Then they fuck everything up by lying
~Tristan Taormino, Opening Up

If you have followed this series from the beginning, you’ve hopefully done the following:

 

There is one more important step that you need to consider:

  • If you’re already in a relationship, have you talked to your partner?
  • If you are single, how do you plan on telling your future partner(s)?

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