Silva is an old leatherdyke who has been doing SM for three decades. An activist and an educator, Silva has taught safe(r) BDSM perspectives and practices in Canada and the US, at conferences, workshops, and private gatherings.
Class: Playing While Disabled
One in five of us has some sort of disability. Some of us, if we can, present ourselves as sound in body and mind – and have found that eventually that backfires. Some of us don’t have the option to present ourselves as other than we are. Visibly disabled, invisibly disabled or not [presently] disabled, we would all benefit from some disability accommodations in the dungeon. Some things – and some people – help and some hinder. Let’s talk about it.