Politics

Does my sexiness upset you?
Does it come as a surprise
That I dance like I’ve got diamonds
At the meeting of my thighs?

Maya Angelou – Still I Rise

Am I optimistic? Not in the slightest.
Am I going to quit? Not on your fucking life.

Derrick Jensen

You have to simply start making your work, and go public with your work, then raise the stakes, and do it again.

Jessica Abel

Go on and do your work. Do it well. It is all you can do.

Ursula Le Guin