Open relationship gay

I used to live in a large house with three gay men. When one of them got cancer, none of us knew how to proceed. Do I stay? Do we fight? Do we simply live?

The Pros of Being in an Open Relationship

Relationship quality of gay men in closed or open relationships.

Email We're taught from a young age that a "regular" relationship involves a man and a woman enjoying a monogamous bond. As LGBTQ people grow up and get to grips with their sexuality and gender identity, they learn to reject this heteronormative construct of what a relationship should look like. But the idea that our "soulmate" is someone we should be completely faithful to, percent of the time, can be trickier to shake off. When I came out at 18, I'd never have thought an open relationship could be right for me. Now, after 15 years of boyfriends and break-ups, I know it's a conversation I'd want to have with any potential partner. I've always been fascinated by the different ways in which people, often queer people, can tailor a relationship to make it work for them. And yet, open relationships are still tainted by an unfair and often ill-informed stigma.

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Back to blog posts How To Be In A Healthy Open Relationship Like any relationship, open relationships take a lot of work - but if you put in the effort the reward can definitely be worthwhile. Here are our top 10 tips for getting into or maintaining an open relationship of your own. Are you open to kissing and cuddling with other guys?
Share via Email Non-monogamous relationships can lead to a happier, more fulfilling relationship, a study found. One of the keys to their success: sleeping with other people. McIntyre and Allen say the strength of their bond is built on clear and open communication. And while that assertion will be perplexing or even taboo to many monogamous couples, a new study into gay couples in open relationships suggests that this skepticism is unjustified. In fact, the study says, non-monogamous couples can actually be closer than their more faithful counterparts.
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