The time for tolerance – or even acceptance – of queer and trans witches has long passed. Now, we’re asking you not to just accept us – but to do the work of supporting and celebrating us
…it means that if we want to stay relevant, we need to begin to welcome pagan social justice warriors, to truly listen to what they’re saying and why they’re saying it…
As a non-binary, trans witch, the knowledge that I am not ever alone, that this connection endures and that this sacred tapestry is one that I’ll be a part of someday gives me comfort, even more than the grief I carry knowing all that we have lost.
Elliot was also able to contribute a short piece about gender and the elements in Astrea Taylor’s book Air Magic (Elements of Witchcraft, Book 2), forthcoming in April 2021. Air Magic can be pre-ordered here.