Catharses in Suspension - Gothropology

Gothropology is an anthropology & psychology-centric show that discusses ancient traditions, spirituality, sex and death- hosted by Brit-El Mabourakh, the guide to come and take you by the hand into unknown pleasures.

Today, Tiana Marie of Constructs of Ritual Evolution opens up on the spiritual nature and emotional catharses of hook suspension- suspending the human body from hooks through temporary piercings in the flesh. She offers advice to those considering suspending, discusses carrying energy in suspensions. Gradually, Tiana discusses insight on her personal life, from how suspension effects socializing and dating, personal trauma, and the mystical mother that is Chelsea Wolfe. Tune in if you’re not looking for a simple, lighthearted episode.


The Count

I have been a part of the goth subculture since I was 16. I am the owner and creator of The Requiem Podcast which has been around since early 2008 and also podcast award nominee Cemetery Confessions. I am also known as DJ Count. I am married, and a father to a beautiful baby bat named Link.