• Indianapolis, IN
Polyamory in Indianapolis

Poly Book Club

Over the course of 2016, we will be reading Opening Up: A Guide to Creating and Sustaining Open Relationships, by Tristan Taormino.

We recommend checking it out from the library or purchasing it; it is available on Amazon.com: http://www.amazon.com/Opening-Up-Creating-Sustaining-Relationships/dp/157344295X

Authors Website for the book: http://openingup.net/

The following is a tentative schedule for the year:

January
Introduction: Opening Up to the Possibilities: Challenging Monogamy and Revolutionizing Relationships
Chapter 1: Pilots, Parties, and Polyamory: A Brief History
Chapter 2: Myths about Nonmonogamy

February
Chapter 3: Is an Open Relationship for You?
Chapter 4: What Makes an Open Relationship Work

March
Chapter 5: Partnered Nonmonogamy
Chapter 6: Swinging
Chapter 7: Polyamory

April
Chapter 8: Solo Polyamory
Chapter 9: Polyfidelity
Chapter 10: Monogamous/Nonmonogamous and Mono/Poly Combination

May
Chapter 11: Designing Your Open Relationship

June
Chapter 12: Jealousy and Other Intense Feelings
Chapter 13: Compersion

July
Chapter 14: Common Challenges and Problems
Chapter 15: Opening Up Again: When Something Changes

August
Chapter 16: Coming Out (or Not), Finding Community, Creating Families
Chapter 17: Raising Children

September
Chapter 18: Safer Sex and Sexual Health
Chapter 19: Legal and Practical Issues
Chapter 20: The Future of Relationships

October
TBD

November
TBD

December
TBD