Tag: Chicago Power Exchange

Chicago Power Exchange Roundtable: Talking about Boundaries in Power Exchange

CHICAGO — Saturday, Nov 18. – Chicago Power Exchange Roundtable discussion group meets, talking about boundaries in power exchange. In power exchange, boundaries take on a new level, and with that comes new awareness, new responsibility / new surrender. Boundaries define where we end and where others begin. Our boundaries are the skin we live…

Chicago Power Exchange for August: Emotional Risk

CHICAGO — There’s emotional risk in any relationship. But in power exchange, emotional risk takes on a special quality. The nature of power exchange involves a commitment that extends to deep levels of our psyche. And with that comes equally deep vulnerability. Both in play and in our relationship dynamic outside of play, we ask…

June Chicago Power Exchange Roundtable, June 17

CHICAGO — June as pride month evokes a celebration of positive alternative sexuality in general, alongside gay pride. It resonates for those of us in power exchange. So this month, the Chicago Power Exchange Roundtable will be centering on “coming out” as a topic (similar to disclosure), about how we approach telling our story. Honoring…

Chicago Power Exchange: Keeping the harmony going, May 20

CHICAGO — Our May topic for the Chicago Power Exchange Roundtable… A power exchange relationship often exists within the context of other intimate or play relationships, and that can pose interpersonal challenges. Some of the possible configurations: – polyamory that includes both a power exchange relationship, and a non-power exchange or vanilla relationship – a…

Chicago Power Exchange Roundtables, Dec. 17

CHICAGO — The Chicago Power Exchange Roundtable is a discussion and social group for everyone 18 and over who is involved in, exploring, or curious about power exchange relationships. This includes M/s, D/s, Sir/ boy, and Trainer relationships, as well as any other relationships that defy labels but incorporate consensual power exchange. Attendees do not…