E. Winter Tashlin

E. Winter Tashlin

At a Glance:

E. Winter Tashlin has been a Project Contributor since May 2011, has written 244 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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How Would You React? [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | August 23, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Then Billy was hit by car while riding his bicycle. The driver struck him at somewhere in the vicinity of fifty miles an hour and sped off, leaving him unconscious on the side of the road. Read More

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The Breaking Wave [PTAS]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | August 16, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

As my barking goes from very occasional to quite common, things start to go off the rails. Witness the gentleman who just called me "Rover." Read More

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Persistence's Reward [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | August 09, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

Like the boy from last week, I was doing some shots that I both love and am trying to get better at. I decided to stay until sundown and make the best of whatever the muses had to offer.Read More

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Youthful Focus [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | August 02, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

For many adults, moments of single minded immersion in play are hard to come by and, at worst, distant memories. Read More

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Legacies & Ruins [Picture Tells A Story]

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | July 26, 2014 | 4:00 PM | comments

When we are gone, and this time and this movement are empty shells of memory, will we leave behind a beautiful ruin that people revisit for inspiration or hope, or will our legacy be an eyesore on the banks of history?Read More