I have been stubborn and getting into trouble since I was 2, but I learned how to redirect that into good causes.
Part of the lesbian consciousness is an absolute recognition of the erotic within our lives and, taking that a step further, dealing with the erotic not only in sexual terms.
Beauty will be convulsive or will not be at all.
I take the walk to be the externalization of an interior seeking so that the analogy is first of all between the external and the internal.
I have always been amazed at the way an ordinary observer lends so much more credence and attaches so much more importance to waking events than to those occurring in dreams… Man… is above all the plaything of his memory.
It’s a struggle but that’s why we exist, so that another generation of Lesbians of color will not have to invent themselves, or their history, all over again.
Only silence perfects silence.
Many are the names of God and infinite the forms through which He may be approached.
Each time you love, love as deeply as if it were forever.
Anyone can write one book: even politicians do it. Starting a second book reveals an intention to be a professional writer.