I’ve checked everywhere and it is either impossible to find or ridiculously expensive. I found a book store whose website said they had it for. unofficial commentary upon A Field Guide to Otherkin, a book written by Lupa and published in by a small press.1 Think of this marginalia. The Otherkin community is a small but growing subculture of people who identify in some way – spiritually, metaphorically – as something Other than human.
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Kat rated it really liked it Dec 20, Account Options Fielld in. Jan 02, Satyros Brucato rated it really liked it Shelves: Be the first to ask a question about A Field Guide to Otherkin. Grey rated it really liked it Nov 25, I found this book really interesting, well written and informative, but still easy to read and get into.
A Field Guide to Otherkin. I had two copies but one of them went to Goodwill last year: Her writing in this book comes across as she does even on social media. I admire Lupa not only as a reader of her work or another writer, but I admire her as a person in general.
My first copy is so beat-up from use, I’m considering purchasing a new one! The Elves rated it it was amazing Jan 09, Jaeme rated it really liked it Mar 09, Cody rated it it was amazing Jan 22, Lupa takes I was thrilled to finally read something on Otherkin.
Whoa I can’t believe it’s going for so much money! I gi I bought this book soon after its release and have been re-reading it at least times after. A very great read and recommended for anyone interested in the subject.
A Field Guide to Otherkin (April 20, edition) | Open Library
Return to Book Page. Some resonate with dragons while others believe they were elves in another life and still others resonate with wolves, great cats and other earthly animals.
I bought this book soon after its release and have been re-reading it at least times after. Based on a questionnaire the author created, the book revolves around descriptions of the different types of Otherkin from elf-kin, dragon-kin, therians and beyond. Lupa takes time otherkij explain her writing and her meanings and her use of APA style in this book was wonderful because you could easily take a few moments to look something up at the bottom of the page or mark something for later reference.
TrueOtherkin submitted 4 years ago by Oyuur Aggregate. Eduardo Reyes rated it it was amazing Feb 27, Open Preview See a Problem? I learned an incredible amount from this book and have referred back to it numerous times.
Hugbox rules are enforced, intellectual debates are encouraged, ro blatant unkindness will not be tolerated. This book is one of the small number I’ll be reading again and again and Fisld can’t wait to read more of Lupa’s works. It utilizes quotes directly from the questionnaire answers and even supplies the actual questionnaire for the reader to fill out, if they so choose.
It’s fairly comprehensive, covering not just Otherkin and Therians, but also the fluff guidee equivalent of the community, namely Wishkin, but also the largely hypothetical “Otakukin”.
Essential reading when it comes to Otherkin. I give it three out of five stars, due to the book being outdated and the author no longer considering herself a therianthrope.
However, it has now become a bit outdated, and it is also worth mentioning that the author no longer identify as a therianthrope. Interesting compilation of material, especially about walk-ins and soulbonds, which I know little about.
A Field Guide to Otherkin by Lupa
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Log in or sign up in seconds. Oct 30, Raz rated it liked it. The linked post is a respectful discussion of the decision and does have a few suggestions and further resources for those identifying as ‘kin.
However, she doesn’t talk down to them with scorn and disdain othegkin even goes on to say that yes, there are some people who might be playing make believe, but playing make believe isn’t a bad thing and even notes how animals use play as a way to hone their skill sets, which, all information on Otherkin aside is a value life othegkin that anyone can otherkon from.
It’s been a strong part of my spirituality, and I even wrote a book about it, Skin Spirits: Terri rated it really liked it Jun 15, Frey rated it it was ok Oct 21, Lupa writes in a style that’s clear and easy to read without making you look up words every page like some non-fiction authors do.
Feb 07, Lori Schiele rated it it was amazing. If you are new, post in the Roll Call sticky, it helps me keep track of everybody. I do agree, but also believe that she did extremely thorough a job considering that she was undergoing psychiatric training at the time and in it being a rough field guide. Want to Read saving…. Whether Otherkin yourself, or simply curious, this book is the The Otherkin community is a small but growing subculture of people who identify in some way itherkin spiritually, metaphorically – as something Other than human.
Annushka rated it it was ok Jan 21, Unless you are a member of this community, please refrain from voting.