Mistress Gigi has been active in the BDSM community for over 20 years. Gigi started out as a boy toy sex slave and played as a submissive for many years. For the past 8 years Gigi identified as a switch, often playing the role of a Domme.
Gigi has been following an eclectic pagan sacred sex path since pre-adolescence. S/he has studied art, philosophy, ancient religions, ancient civilizations, photography, human sexuality, and sculpture. Gigi has a Bachelors of Arts degree in Philosophy and a Masters degree in Social Work.
Gigi was born intersex (hermaphrodite). Shortly after birth, doctors performed sexual reassignment surgery. Gigi has published an essay entitled “Walking in the Shadows” in “Trans/Forming Feminism, Trans-feminist Voices Speak Out”, edited by Krista Scott-Dixon. In the essay, Gigi relates about the experience of being intersex. Go to: Trans/forming Feminsisms - Sumach Press.
In 1999, Gigi was awarded the AIB Globe Award for outstanding service to the bisexual world community. Gigi, along with Michael Page and Windy Curry, started Celebrate Bisexuality Day. For more information about CBD, go to: Celebrate Bisexuality Day - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Gigi served on BiNet USA’s Board of Directors for two years.
Gigi has been active in the Transgender community, the bisexual community, the BDSM community, and other diverse alternative artistic communities. S/he has studied human sexuality in both undergraduate and graduate studies programs. Gigi is intersex (hermaphrodite) and identifies as being pansexual. S/he currently practices as a prostitute priestess, providing sex-positive education and sex healing work in Aphrodite’s Temple*.
Gigi has presented many diverse workshops for bisexual conferences, pagan festivals, BDSM events, and for other alternative communities. S/he has presented information in college courses as an invited speaker.
Gigi is a co-producer of AfterHours, Queer Radio with Attitude, KPFT 90.1 FM, a radio program that provides information about human sexuality and alternative lifestyle choices. Gigi has been on the air for over 14 years and has covered many diverse topics centered on human sexuality, BDSM, and sacred sex. The radio show provides sex-positive information about human sexuality and alternative lifestyle choices. Visit KPFT at: http://www.kpft.org/. To listen to archived AfterHours radio shows, go to: KPFT-FM, Houston Archive and scroll down to the AfterHours show which airs on Saturday night / Sunday morning. Gigi’s segment on AfterHours currently is aired on the 3rd Saturday of each month.
* Note: The Sacred Sex Temple (Aphrodite’s Temple) is a sacred space that is based on ancient sacred sex temples that existed in many ancient civilizations around the world. For more information about Aphrodite’s Temple, visit our web site at http://www.RavensLairLeather.com. Aphrodite’s Temple is currently available during Earth Spirit Alliance pagan festivals in the spring and fall. Aphrodite’s Temple can also be experienced at Flipside Burningman during their gathering each May. If you are interested in having Aphrodite’s Temple be a part of an event you are offering, contact Mistress Gigi for more information firstname.lastname@example.org.