Unscrupulous Hugs: A Love Letter

It's the day after Valentine's Day, but I reckon it's never too late to pen a love letter to people you care for. As a human concerned for other human beings and as a Satanist intensely interested in issues of autonomy, self-making, "authenticity" versus "artificiality," and normativity, I've chosen on more than one occasion to…

Unscrupulous Hugs

I’ve written several posts on here about transgender identity. Not being transgender myself, my choice of topic prompts the obvious question of why I should choose to write on the subject and what authority I have to do so. I don’t plead any specific authority or expertise on the matter, not even from personal experience,…