Monthly Archives: June 2016

“Woman, You’re Scaring Away All the Fish”

Page   June 28, 2016   Comments Off on “Woman, You’re Scaring Away All the Fish”

“It’s so refreshing to talk to someone like this and really connect,” Rob wrote. “I know what you mean,” I typed back, grinning over the keys. The fact that there was really no polyamorous community whatsoever in the Maine woods greatly complicated any partner search. Start out with low population density, add in a conservative […]

The Size of the Package

Page   June 23, 2016   Comments Off on The Size of the Package

“We’re a package deal,” the profile reads. “My man and I come together or not at all.” The package deal is so common that it’s a cliché. A couple opens up, advertises for that magical third person to join them, a third with no needs, fears, or insecurities of her own that will come in, […]

March of the Ents

Page   June 22, 2016   Comments Off on March of the Ents

I was with my ex-husband Seth for 10 years, all told. The first 8 years we were monogamous, much to his growing chagrin. In a lot of ways, we were mismatched, and prior relationship experience was no exception. My own background of family instability meant I had to grow up fast. I took lovers younger […]