E. Winter Tashlin

E. Winter Tashlin

At a Glance:

E. Winter Tashlin has been a Project Contributor since May 2011, has written 239 entries and currently lives in Gorham, Maine.


Eric (Winter) Tashlin is a presenter, blogger, activist, photographer, and religious leader who teaches workshops on such diverse topics as queer/LGBT issues, alternative sexuality & BDSM, pagan spirituality, polyamory, and disability awareness.

His extensive presenting credits include Transcending Boundaries Conference, Dark Odyssey, Five College Queer Gender & Sexuality Conference, The Floating World, Free Spirit Gathering, Mass General Hospital, NY State School Nurse's Association, and the Smithsonian Museum of American History.

Winter is an assistant producer/programing director for Dark Odyssey, an event company that holds conferences and retreats centered on sexuality, BDSM, and spirituality. His photography work has appeared in Salacious Magazine, on the websites of Crash Pad and Fruit Punch Productions, as well as in a number of both pagan and mainstream books.

Winter has also been featured in television documentaries on topics such as polyamory, spirituality, and genital integrity in both the United States and Great Britain.

In addition to Bilerico, his writing has appeared in his long running blog 'Notes From A Barking Shaman,' New Witch Magazine, HUGGIN, Pittsburgh's Out, a variety of blogs, and several books by leading pagan authors.

He received his BA from Hampshire College in Amherst, Massachusetts.

E. Winter Tashlin: Recently Filed

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Revelation at the Gay Club [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | July 19, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

It wasn't until I was in the midst of working that evening that I realized how much a lack of social contact with gay men in particular, was something that I need in my life, and don't tend to get.Read More

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A Reason To Celebrate [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | July 12, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

I've been a bit snarky about the fireworks. After all, I found myself thinking, it's just Thursday, and that happens every week - not exactly something to be all celebratory over. Read More


The Open Road [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | July 05, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

I'm in my mid-thirties, and that puts me at the tail end of the last generation to have had an unbridled love affair with driving and the American highway system.Read More

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Saying Goodbye & Hello [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | June 28, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

When I find myself saying goodby to an object that has played an important role in my life, my heart breaks just a little bit.Read More

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Checking in With My History [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | June 14, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

There are times when charting one's own course where it may become necessary to check one's bearings.Read More