E. Winter/Wintersong Tashlin (www.barkingshaman.com) is an educator, activist, blogger, and shaman who teaches workshops on such diverse topics as queer/LGBT issues, BDSM, pagan spirituality, polyamory, and disabilities. He is associate editor for The Bilerico Project, an LGBT politics & culture blog, as well as an assistant producer/programing director for Dark Odyssey Events. Winter has presented workshops for Transcending Boundaries, Five College Queer Gender & Sexuality Conference, QueerPlayCon, Dark Odyssey, Geeky Kink Event, Mass General Hospital, PassionateU, and many others. He has appeared in television documentaries featuring topics such as polyamory, spirituality, and genital integrity in both the United States and Great Britain. His photography 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.