Polyamorous/Monogamous Relationships

Sometimes, monogamous people and polyamorous people fall in love. When that happens, it can be a bit tricky to navigate relationships where the people involved don’t necessarily want the same thing. This section contains essays and ideas helpful for mixed poly/mono relationships.

Poly for monos

Making relationships work when you’re monogamous and your partner isn’t

Bridging the divide

What your monogamous partner wants you to know

Mono response

A monogamous perspective: A monogamous writer responds to polyamory

I've fallen ...

Monogamous people in a poly relationship

Poly/mono dialog

A dialog between a polyamourous and a monogamous person