Same-Sex Couples: How to Strengthen Your Relationship
What Makes Same-Sex Relationships Succeed Or Fail?
And one of the dynamics I often bump up against with these clients in particular is the gap between sexual and relational compatibility. Meaning that while a person may be an ideal dating partner, this does not necessarily translate into them being an ideal sexual partner, and vice versa. This can make things complicated, as there is often so much riding on sex with gay men. If the sex is good, then these men become interested in dating the other person. This pressure alone can cause problems inside the bedroom and out. And this is where I come in. Then, once a relationship really gets rolling, I often help couples navigate the sexual shift from spontaneous sexual desire to a more relational, responsive desire.
Gay couples detail their unique relationship issues
But, whether gay, straight, trans or any other combination, when two people come together to date or to get serious, they face the same highs and lows that surface in any relationship. These early forays into relationships are familiar to any love persuasion. Basically, regardless of who you love, when two people get together, you begin to delve into a wonderful, albeit complex, world. What can add to the complexity for same-sex couples, however, is the outside world.
By Valerie Siebert For Dailymail. Every couple is unique and there are many different ways to get over the bumps in the road of love, but when it comes to same-sex couples, there are some particularly unexpected obstacles. In a recent Reddit thread, gay users in relationships were asked: 'What's a relationship problem you've run in to that straight couples don't have to deal with? Unique situations: Gay couples dish on the issues that they face in a new thread on Reddit.