What would happen if one woman told the truth about her life? The world would split open – Muriel Rukeyser
“If you’re not trying to make something better
Then as far as I can tell
You are just in the way” – Ani Difranco
‘All cowardice comes from not truly loving, or at least, not loving well.’ – Ernest Hemingway
Any time you beg another man to set you free, you will never be free. Freedom is something that you have to do for yourself.
– Malcolm X
“I don’t care if they eat me alive.
I’ve got better things to do than survive.” – Ani Difranco
“Language is power, and when we find the right way to frame our experience, we’re not being crushed by it.” – Tegan Bennett Daylight
“You own everything that happened to you. Tell your stories. If people wanted you to write warmly about them, they should have behaved better.” – Anne Lamott
The Devil whispered in my ear,
“You’re not strong enough to
withstand the storm.”
Today I whispered in the Devil’s ear,
“I am the storm.”