Originally Posted by MonoVCPHG
Thanks for clearing this up.
Not a problem. We can only discuss it by understanding what's actually been said. If I write something that's difficult to wade through, I have no problem trying to explain it more clearly.
When speaking of various forms of non-monogamy...it ain't poly if you're just fucking around.
While polyamory, open relationships, and swinging are all distinctly different approaches to non-monogamy, they are not mutually exlusive. Folks can, and some do, engage in more than one of them at a time--and it's all good.