A shining star who broke new ground and form new voice to address the audience in a racist and male dominated society- Octavia E. Butler’s was born on June 23, 1947. Today, which would have been her 75th birthday, we remember her for her marvelous work and her fight against racial segregation.
In continuing Bookstr’s celebration of Pride Month and promoting LGBTQIA+ Voices year round, here are twenty beautiful quotes from LGBTQIA+ writers to inspire you and resonate with you.
In an age where everything is done while staring at a screen, I love my time writing with a pen on some good old-fashioned paper. Today is National Ballpoint Pen Day. To celebrate, I compiled some quotes about pens that keep me motivated while writing.
Jack Kerouac was a novelist and a poet whose work pioneered, captured, and inspired the Beat generation movement of the 1950s. In honor of what would have been his 99th birthday, here are some of his best and most inspirational quotes.
Was Oscar Wilde 200+ years ahead of his time? Probably. The man was so galaxy brain we don’t even need to make memes about him, everything he said is already practically a meme. You’ve gotta appreciate the sheer brilliant nonsense. Here’s some relatable content, all the way from the 1900s. 1. Strong-willed? Image via Brainy Quote Well, if they tempt you, what are you really supposed to do? Not give in? I don’t think so. We’re going to be out here, living our most decadent and ridiculous lives, just like he would have wanted. You’ve got to live your best life, and …