Polyamory Updates: The Simmering Fear in My Stomach Is Finally Beginning To Fade

I’m finding my footing as my partner’s other relationship goes on hiatus

Anne Shark
Age of Empathy
Published in
8 min readSep 5, 2023

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Photo by Andrea Piacquadio

It was a Friday night and I’d been avoiding going to bed because I fully expected to lie awake and toss and turn if I did, my brain refusing to shut off. My partner, Drake, was out with his other partner…

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Anne Shark
Age of Empathy

Polyamorous and sex-positive essayist, poet, and over-thinker.