Tuesday, July 7, 2009

Thought for the Day: Audre Lorde on Courage to Tell Truth

And I wonder what I may be risking as I become more and more committed to telling whatever truth comes across my eyes my tongue my pen—no matter how difficult—the world as I see it, people as I feel them.

Audre Lorde, A Burst of Light (Ithaca, NY: Firebrand, 1988) (pp. 51-2).