Wyldsight: Tales of Primal Fantasy

Wyldsight: Tales of Primal Fantasy

I gave my voice for love, and drowned myself in silence. For him, I walked on knives and left my weightless seas. I bargained with my fear and turned aching eyes toward the sun. And for this, he left me and gave his heart to someone else. The song of my sisters calls to me across the waves. I hear the thunder of my father’s voice. Alone on shore, I clutch the instrument of liberation in my pale and unfamiliar hands, weighed by the gravity of this new and hostile world. Even in its dimmest light, the realm of my Read more »

Satyr’s Mighty FantiSex Gaming Spectrum (NSFW)

Satyr’s Mighty FantiSex Gaming Spectrum (NSFW)

Let’s face it: Fantasy is kinky. Even without the overt eroticism of bondage death–traps and chainmail bikinis, the Fantasy tradition (and its incestuous cousins Horror, Romance, SF, and Badass Action) brims with sublimated sex. Swords, wands, cups and caves, virile heroes and hungry heroines, vile wretches and lusty wenches – the tropes and characters of Fantasy provide exciting exorcism for our carnal urges. For obvious reasons, these elements crop up (so to speak…) in various forms within Fantasy-based roleplaying groups. Like sex itself, however, overtly erotic roleplaying is never truly “safe.” While Fantasy books and films are (like other erotic Read more »

Bare Feet, Sakti and Litte Bits of Madness

Bare Feet, Sakti and Litte Bits of Madness

Of course, this is integral to the wisdom of indigenous people everywhere to pray by dancing, to pray with one’s feet.– Matthew Fox, The Hidden Spirituality of Men People who habitually go barefoot and expose their bodies to the sun, as they do in many parts of Asia and Africa, have an intuitive awareness of the powers, the sakti in Hindu terms, in the earth, in the air, in the water and in the fire of the sun. They experience those forces of nature acting upon them and have an instinctive knowledge of the powers of nature… The idea of ‘thinking Read more »