Thank you to Maia Marie for bringing this powerful, beautiful, wonderful, fierce and brilliant woman to me. Every time I read anything Audrey Lorde has written, it vibrates all the way out into space. The PDF link below is her treatise on transforming silence into action. Right now, it speaks to me above all else. It makes me want to be braver: treading carefully and transforming the vastness of my self-imposed silences into right- action.
And this is her piece on the power of the erotic. It’s essential reading, no more no less: