Audre Lorde Quote
“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.”
The Cancer Journals, Special Edition, Aunt Lute Books, San Francisco, CA, 1997, p. 13.
essay The Master's Tools Will Never Dismantle the Master's House, in Sister Outsider
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsAudre Lorde
Born: February 18, 1934
Died: November 17, 1992 (aged 58)
Occupation: Poet, writer, activist, essayist
Bio: Audre Lorde was a Caribbean-American writer, poet, librarian, and activist.
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