January 21st, 2022 | Season 4 | 1 hr 1 min
cohabitation, household, polyamory, triad
Laura discusses polyamorous cohabition and the upsides and downsides of sharing a polyam household with her friend Corwin
December 1st, 2021 | Season 4 | 27 mins 53 secs
polyamorous, polyamory, throuple, triad, unicorn
A discussion of unicorn hunters, unicorns, & how to have an ethical triad instead
November 25th, 2021 | Season 4 | 53 mins 37 secs
kitchen table polyamory, nonmonogamy, parallel polyamory, polyamory, relationship spectrum
A discussion of various styles of ethical nonmonogamy and the practice of kitchen table and parallel polyamory
October 29th, 2021 | Season 3 | 46 mins 17 secs
boundaries, exvangelical, polyamory, relationship, religion, wicca
A series of interviews on how religious background & spirituality affect folks' practice of polyamory. Featuring interviews w/ Purity to Polyamory and Daniel GreenWolf
August 7th, 2021 | Season 4 | 23 mins 16 secs
boundaries, codependence, codependent, polyamory, relationship
Codependence is hardly a new concept, but is it a useful one? This week Laura looks at alternate ways to discuss relationships that struggle with being all-consuming.
July 31st, 2021 | Season 4 | 39 mins
agreements, boundaries, polyamory, relationship, saying no
In all kinds of relationships, but especially romantic and polyamorous network ones, being trusted to say 'no' when you mean it and hold your boundaries by 'guarding your yes' for things you mean to keep your word to is an essential life skill. In this episode we discuss why saying 'no' can be difficult, signs you aren't reserving 'yes' for times you mean it enthusiastically, and how to transition into a pattern of using 'No' more often and 'Yes' intentionally.
June 12th, 2021 | Season 3 | 39 mins 49 secs
anniversary, coming out, consensual nonmonogamy, jealousy, polyamory, triads
In which we celebrate 1 year of the Ready for Polyamory Podcast, Ken interviews me but we didn't really decide that in advance, and much silliness ensues because We Did It Live.
June 5th, 2021 | Season 3 | 31 mins 12 secs
consensual non-monogamy, jealousy, open relationships, polyamory
A discussion of strategies and solutions for different forms and presentations of jealousy, envy, and fear of missing out.
May 29th, 2021 | Season 3 | 37 mins 19 secs
communication, labels, polyamorous, polyamory, relationships
In a discussion of labels, their connotations, and how they uniquely apply in polyamorous situations, Laura examines different labels for relationships in particular.
May 22nd, 2021 | Season 3 | 47 mins 22 secs
agreements, boundaries, opening up, polyamory, relationship
Laura tells all! (Well, not quite) in a discussion of how to make early relationship agreements, with detailed examples from her early relationships.