And so, it makes it more complicated." With their intricate configuration, these people would have to openly and routinely examine their and their partners' emotional situations, with or without cameras pointed at them. The emotional articulation of the four described people makes for riveting viewing – not since the early days of have I been so obsessed with watching people sit around and babble about themselves and their lives, nor have I so deeply lamented that they only do it for 30 minutes once a week. Keeping track of the rules makes this non-competition series something of a game.
As it unfurls steadily, slowly revealing new offshoot scenarios that can affect or avoid the central relationship dynamic, builds intrigue.
At the very least, those on reality TV are made to sit through marathon interviews picking apart the nuances of their behavior and its motivation.
Never have I seen a situation that naturally fits this format as well as that of Showtime's currently airing .
It's alternately hilarious, shocking, poignant, titillating and cringe-inducing. Polyamory and the range of ways it can manifest itself in its practicing groups, and then still, what it means to each person inside these groups, is not an easy thing to telegraph.
This show lays it out as carefully as possible in its profiling of two multi-person committed relationships.
Watch as these off beat family deal with the emotional of sharing the hearts and beds with more that one partner.
Characters grapple with the emotional and sexual drama of sharing their hearts, as well as their beds. Couples who seek relationships with other lovers are the focus of this new reality series that follows married Los Angeles grad students Lindsey and Anthony as they reconnect with their ex-girlfriend Vanessa, who wants a formalized commitment to reenter their three-sided romance, and Kamala and Michael, San Diego residents in a ten-year marriage with a four-year-old son and a dozen lovers, who invite another couple, Jen and Tahl, to move in with them.
Showtime's new series Polyamory Married & Dating looks at non-momogamous but committed relationships.
The thing is, networking is key in this kind of search, and often times you'll find meeting folks at real-world events the best way to communicate and connect with like-minded individuals.
With that in mind, try searching Meetup.com, Fet Life (see above), Facebook, and Loving More for resource, groups and connections.