E. Winter Tashlin

E. Winter Tashlin

At a Glance:

E. Winter Tashlin has been a Project Contributor since May 2011, has written 224 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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Technological Triumphs & Tribulations [PTAS]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | April 12, 2014 | 2:00 PM | comments

My takeaway from the week has been that maybe when it comes to technology, I should stick to steel - and leave the digital crap to other people. Read More

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Breakups & Friendship [Picture Tells A Story]

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

Asrik isn't just my ex-husband, he's also one of my closest friends.Read More

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Once the Guns Are Silent [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | March 29, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

At some point soon we are going to have to start asking questions about who we are as a people rather than as a movement. Read More

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Distraction & Dedication [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | March 22, 2014 | 12:00 PM | comments

The strain of so many conflicting priorities means that I all too often wind up watching old documentaries on YouTube, rather than try to decide which subject to give my attention to at any one time. Read More


Bigots Can Be Christians Too

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | March 19, 2014 | 3:30 PM | comments

Religion and faith in the modern world are matters of self-identity, and it's not for anyone else to impose their religious litmus test on another.Read More