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Polyamory is a portmanteau word and to be perfectly accurate a false cognate in that the Greek Polly meaning many and the Latin Amor (Love) are brought together to indicate a sexuality and state of being in which several partners are not only shared, but loved.

It’s a concept that many religions would frown upon, particularly in the western world where fidelity and monogamy are central tenets of a moral structure based on Christian teachings. So like many alternative lifestyles it can be difficult for polyamorous individuals and groups to express their lifestyle and feelings openly. Blogs offer a perfect opportunity for these people to express themselves while maintaining a level of anonymity, without which they would be unwilling to speak openly.

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Through the crowded bar, FS led me by the hand outside into the cold, making our way across the car park to his SUV. My hand felt small and comforted by his, his long cool fingers wrapped around mine, his thumb stroking the back of mine gently. He
We met in a wine bar, ostensibly an arranged encounter. Mr Henry and I had cast our net wide, trawling for possible compatibles, and had succeeded in landing one very interesting-sounding party. We’d arranged to meet him at a popular local place
It is not often that we meet someone compatible. Not that finding a person who will agree to being the third in a threesome is difficult. Not at all. But compatibility… that’s the key.
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