#open blog.

A multimedia blog project centering non-monogamy, polyamory, and non-traditional relationships.

  • 9 New Year’s Resolutions for Ethical Non-Monogamy, Sexploration, & Dating in 2023

    9 New Year’s Resolutions for Ethical Non-Monogamy, Sexploration, & Dating in 2023

    Some advice for improving your non-monogamous experience in the year to come and beyond.


  • 10 Ways to Resource Yourself and Others Post Anti-LGBTQIA+ Acts of Violence

    10 Ways to Resource Yourself and Others Post Anti-LGBTQIA+ Acts of Violence

    All members of the LGBTQIA+ community deserve to feel safe, supported and resourced.


  • 21 Most Popular Sexual Orientations In The #open App And How They Are Defined

    21 Most Popular Sexual Orientations In The #open App And How They Are Defined

    Exploring all of the sexual orientations listed by our non-monogamous dating app users.


  • Polyamorists Deserve Same Rental Protections As Monogamous Couples, Says NYC Judge In Controversial Housing Case

    Polyamorists Deserve Same Rental Protections As Monogamous Couples, Says NYC Judge In Controversial Housing Case

    “What was ‘normal’ or ‘nontraditional’ in 1989 is not a barometer for what is normal or nontraditional now.”


  • 7 Important Reasons Why #open Doesn’t Do Background Checks

    7 Important Reasons Why #open Doesn’t Do Background Checks

    All you need to know about new background checking tools on dating apps and why #open doesn’t use them.


  • How to Find A Third And Avoid Being a Unicorn Hunter

    How to Find A Third And Avoid Being a Unicorn Hunter

    There are ways to instigate and participate in a three-way relationship without being a unicorn hunter! Here’s the diff.


  • What The &#*@ Is Ethical Non-Monogamy?

    What The &#*@ Is Ethical Non-Monogamy?

    Demystifying ethical non-monogamy, all its beautiful sub-categories, and the reasons why people practice it.