As of March 2008, there are several dozen polyamory meetups listed (not all are active).
You need to register at Meet Up.com, choose a location, and specify your interest groups to find out where meetups are going to be.
These people will have dates on a regular basis, and they may or may not be having sexual relations.
This period of courtship is sometimes seen as a precursor to engagement or marriage.
Dating as an institution is a relatively recent phenomenon which has mainly emerged in the last few centuries.
(“Metamour” refers to your partner’s other partners."Open relationships are not nearly as socially accepted as they were in the 1960s and 1970s, at the peak of the sexual revolution.But they do work for some couples, provided there's a tremendous amount of trust and commitment."Rather than requiring someone to pick one person out of several potential love interests, or have a Your Cheating Heart situation, all parties involved agree to be together and share cooperatively.The success of mono/poly relationships depends on both partners accepting and respecting each other as individuals with different emotional needs.We live in a mononormative culture that tells us relationships are only valid when they’re exclusive.