Sinister Wisdom 62: Lesbian Writers on Writing and Reading

Lesbian Writers on Writing and Reading

Sinister Wisdom 62: Lesbian Writers on Writing and Reading celebrates Lesbians passion for words, the magic of language, and the power of our literature to reshape the world.Our words are precious. As Lesbians, our literature - the writing and the reading of it - is not a pastime or a hobby. It saves our lives. The Lesbians in this issue of Sinister Wisdom have written eloquently about how their writing is essential to their existence.

Creative Works By

Cheryl J. Moore
Martha Courtot
Katherine V. Forrest
Dianna Grayer
Lynn Brown
Carolyn Gage
Hope Cavagnaro
Alix Dobkin
Jan Couvillon
E. Chronoinin
Lilith Rogers

And More!

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"Empowerment comes from ideas."

Gloria Anzaldúa

“And the metaphorical lenses we choose are crucial, having the power to magnify, create better focus, and correct our vision.”
― Charlene Carruthers

"Your silence will not protect you."

Audre Lorde

“It’s revolutionary to connect with love”
— Tourmaline

"Gender is the poetry each of us makes out of the language we are taught."

― Leslie Feinberg

“The problem with the use of language of Revolution without praxis is that it promises to change everything while keeping everything the same. “
— Leila Raven