Meet the polyamorous couple who travel the world making love with multiple partners while earning a living from providing guidance to others about the best ways to have successful relationships.Michal Korzonek, 29, and Silvia Bastos, 26, have had 10 sexual relationships because becoming polyamorous almost one year ago.The couple, who first met while working with the European Youth Parliament in 2014, say sleeping with other individuals has actually enhanced their own sex life together and made them more powerful as a team.The couple's polyamory journey began 3 years after they initially met when Silvia began to crave sex and psychological connections with other people and suggested polyamory to Michal.He refused and the couple split however were reunited once again 3 months later on while taking a trip in Poland in 2017.
Michal was initially resistant to the idea of polyamory Michal described:"I was upset and confused by it at first. I come from a standard, Catholic background and I was very resistant to the idea. I understood she loved me and I didn't feel that I wasn't pleasing her sexually
so I just did not understand it."My confusion around polyamory vanished when I examined it for what it was and dropped my preconceptions. The theory of it readies, you're sharing love with people." He and Silvia chose to accept this new lifestyle together last year and have actually been striving- through open, and in some cases challenging conversations-to make it work. They now live a'area independent'way of life, taking a trip the world together and working from their laptops They have actually had about 10 sexual relationships-- five each-because becoming polyamorous and have shared one female partner.They are determined that polyamory does not provide licence to leap into bed with everybody they see however enables them the freedom to check out connections with other individuals when
Although Silvia and Michal have accepted polyamory and enjoy the freedom and area for individual growth it manages them, they stated that it is not without its obstacles"Sexuality is generally reduced and most individuals never ever reach their complete sexual capacity. It's sad. In our society violence is viewed as being okay but sex is still taboo. "Michal included:"And sex is seen as a product."
union. "Michal and Silvia have actually now utilized their experiences to begin a training company helping other couples with relationships problems.The couple think that sex education in schools requires to focus more on
the deeper emotional and spiritual elements of sex, and not just on the mechanical, to provide children a more rounded and healthy understanding of the subject.The couple now live a' area independent life, 'moving from location to place when the time is. They have actually learnt how to take a trip inexpensively and have moved from Poland to Portugal to Thailand to Japan in current months.Laptops and the internet indicates that their office can
be mobile and they make the majority of their income from life and relationship coaching, writing for online publications, and arranging retreats and workshops."Our main message is promoting human connection and adding to a more
unified world. We wish to help people live the life of their dreams,"Silvia said.Although Silvia and Michal have accepted polyamory and delight in the liberty and area for personal growth it manages them, they said that it is not without its challenges. Silvia and Michal have accepted polyamory and stated that it is the relationaship model that works finest for them but it is not without its difficulties Silvia stated:
"It might not be for everyone. It is challenging and many individuals choose the security of monogamy."Some individuals tell us'I want I could do it however I would not have the ability to deal with the jealousy. '"And Silvia concurs that sharing your partner can be tough. She said that Michal was the first of them to fall in love with another individual while they were together and that actually harmed."Intellectually I was OK with it but when he told me he had sex with her I felt I required assistance from him."It was hard. I felt vulnerable, I began crying very quickly andI was mad. Mentally I felt he did something bad to me but intellectually I did not. I had to take ownership of my feelings and acknowledge that he did not make me feel this
method and this was my choice. "The very first night he was with her I lay there all night feeling awful but I identified that the emotions I was feeling were the exact same as when my friend in school made another friend. It made me realise that I have actually had these emotions all my life, they were not caused by Michal. "The couple stated that sharing their emotions and analysing them together has actually made them stronger as a couple.And at one point, they even shared a female partner
, an experience Michal explained as being' very beautiful' but which Silvia was more clashed about.
Silvia stated that the first time Michal slept with another lady she found it difficult Silvia stated:" I understood he had actually gotten in touch with her before and I was envious at initially. But then stimulation changed jealousy and all of us had this very enjoyable experience together for a couple of days. Then later on, jealousy kicked in again. It returns in cycles. It was a really intense mix of feelings. Extremely enjoyable but really tough."The couples'current life on the road together means that most additional relationships are necessarily transient.They said they have actually not properly thought about sharing their relationship with multiple people on a longer-term basis however they would not rule it out.
with everyone we fulfill however that's not real and over the last couple of months we have actually only been getting in touch with each other and constructing our business. "Our relationship offers us freedom. We decided to be with each other however we're not bonded by an agreement. If we satisfy somebody and we
wish to pursue a connection with them too we can," Silvia said.The couple said that their customers, who are mostly European, Asian or American, come to them after seeing their
Youtube channel or through individual recommendations.Communication is the sessions 'em powered and clearer on their relationship objectives', Silvia said.The couple offer training both online through Skype sessions and personally and although presently in Japan, they are visiting Edinburgh for the summer season where they want to take on brand-new clients. "We don't simply help couples, however likewise individuals who wish to deal with their own relationships,"Silvia said. "We had some interest in polyamory, but it is not the major subject for our clients."In fact, even when the training itself is concentrated on the topic of polyamory, we wind up discovering that there are other deeper concerns that are essential to attend to before we move into the choice of whether to welcome a polyamorous relationship or not (it normally comes down to communication problems, vulnerability, and a have to get more assistance and understanding from their partner).""We have actually also assisted couples discover more time and patience for each other, and discover methods to better express their sensations to bring more balance and enthusiasm into their relationship."We have actually helped individuals incorporate injury from their youth and resolve unhealthy relationship patterns(such as bring in less than ideal partners into their life), and determining exactly what they really want from relationships and how they can get it."Silvia and Michal's top tips for a delighted polyamorous relationship 1. Stay sincere and authentic 2. Communicate (with each other and with everybody else you link with )3. Actively purchase enhancing your interaction skills(
one example of an excellent tool to find out is Nonviolent Communication) 4. Hang out far from each other to show and connect with your own feelings(we like to do it for a few hours every day, and in some cases we take longer breaks)5). Develop relationship objectives 6.
Make certain you are on the same page (that both of you desire it really)7. Bear in mind other people's sensations(both your partner and other individuals with whom you connect )