Monogamy as the Social Standard

In our society Monogamy is kind of a given.  It’s so infused into the cultural consciousness that we don’t give it much thought.  When we enter into a relationship we rarely sit down to talk about whether or not we are going to be monogamous.  It’s often just assumed that we are. But more and … Continue reading Monogamy as the Social Standard

Compromising Your Relationship

The word “compromise” has two meanings.  The first describes compromise as a settlement between persons, in which those involved relinquish certain rights and behavior in order to appease one another.  The other defines compromise as “to endanger” something.  And I find both of these definitions quite fitting, because making compromises is a sure way to compromise … Continue reading Compromising Your Relationship