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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otherkin

Otherkin are a subculture who socially and spiritually identify as not entirely human. Some otherkin claim that their identity is genetic, while others believe their identity derives from reincarnation, trans-species dysphoria of the soul, ancestry, or metaphor. Scholars consider the belief to be religious.

www.vice.com/en_us/article/mvxgwa/from-dragons-to-foxes-the-otherkin-community-believes-you-can-be-whatever-you-want-to-be

Jul 16, 2015 ... Otherkin are people who identify as partially or entirely nonhuman. A dragon, a lion, a fox—you name it—there is probably someone out there who feels like they are more these things than they are human. The otherkin community can be found lurking on Reddit, Tumblr, TV Tropes, and other online forums.

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Nov 9, 2017 ... There's been a lot of jibber-jabber back and forth lately… “Prove otherkin aren't real!” and “Prove they are!” I just have some thoughts/questions about the subject . The first thought is a comment, more of a pet peeve, really. Proof? Maaan, you'd lose points for talking about something biological/psychological ...

www.otherkin.net/2016/09/identifying-your-otherkin-species-ten-tips-for-the-terminally-tantalised

Sep 10, 2016 ... type books can be of particular interest to Otherkin. While the kits and whimsical images associated with playing fae or mermaid may prove too mainstream and insubstantial for your tastes, even the sappiest, fluffiest effort can spark your mind if it inspires you to criticize what it is about this portrayal that ...

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Jan 30, 2015 ... Are you saying that we have no evidence that reincarnation or souls or whatever exist? Okay, fair enough. Most of these things are also not scientific questions because they're not really testable, refutable concepts. Furthermore, not all otherkin and therians explain their identities as a result of anything ...

www.jafiradragon.com/Psychology.htm

I can't stress this enough, do not assume you are otherkin just because you got some warm fluffy feelings from a dragon movie, a book, or played some game that snapped you into the idea. If you think you are otherkin there will be plenty of signs or evidence beyond such mediocre examples that I had given. In examining ...

www.eristic.net/fey/info/youmightbekin.php

It should not be taken really really seriously -- that is, you MUST have these traits or you're not otherkin, and/or if you have these traits, then you MUST be otherkin -- because many of these can also apply to humans of a general magical or pagan persuasion and amassing ticks on a list of characteristics does not an otherkin ...

www.voont.com/otherkin

Some of you might also laugh at the idea of a soul. But just because there isn't any evidence for something doesn't mean it isn't real. Just look at molecules. A science teacher might tell you they are all around, but who has ever seen a molecule? That's right: nobody. They aren't real. Dragon Tales. Q. I think I am an Otherkin.

www.cam.ac.uk/research/features/why-be-human-when-you-can-be-otherkin

Jul 16, 2016 ... As social beings, a sense of identity plays an important role in our relations – and in our own happiness. But identity doesn't have to be narrowly human. In an essay looking at the groups that exist on the edge of conventional boundaries, and are often subject to prurience and ridicule, Pedro Feijó considers ...