Season 2 Confronting Abuse in Polyamorous Relationships
by Anon Published 28, Oct, 2016 on medium.com sister site psiloveyou.xyz
Join us as we read through one of polyamory's most complicated and under-researched topics - abuse. Not only do we summarize the important points, we provide additional resource and personal insights as well as a bit of fun and laughter.
The essay has quickly become a polyam stable, included in the libraries of many notable authors including Jess Mahler and Eve Rickert, and gaining a wide readership of polyamorous and enm sub-reddits and message boards. It's original author(s) remain anonymous but the importance of this seminal work is hard to overestimate. Boldly, clearly and comprehensively outlining the underlying causes of abuse and the ways in which our polyam community, our own values and best practices, can make us more vulnerable to certain abusive dynamics and less able to confront them.