Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.
The sharing of joy, whether physical, emotional, psychic, or intellectual, forms a bridge between the sharers which can be the basis for understanding much of what is not shared between them, and lessens the threat of their difference.
When I dare to be powerful, to use my strength in the service of my vision, then it becomes less and less important whether I am afraid.
I would like to do another piece of fiction dealing with a number of issues: Lesbian parenting, the 1960's, and interracial relationships in the Lesbian and Gay community.
There are lesbians, God knows... if you came up through lesbian circles in the forties and fifties in New York... who were not feminist and would not call themselves feminists.
Revolution is not a onetime event.
But the true feminist deals out of a lesbian consciousness whether or not she ever sleeps with women.
The true feminist deals out of a lesbian consciousness whether or not she ever sleeps with women.