If you are trying to transform a brutalized society into one where people can live in dignity and hope, you begin with the empowering of the most powerless. You build from the ground up. - Adrienne Rich

If you are trying to transform a brutalized society into one where people can live in dignity and hope, you begin with the empowering of the most powerless.

"... we can sit down and weep and still be counted as warriors" -Adrienne Rich

we can sit down and weep and still be counted as warriors" -Adrienne Rich

I meant to post something earlier to commemorate Adrienne Rich's life; her work greatly impacted me during my study abroad program. This will be an unusual post, and I'm probably crossing a few of ...

Remembering Adrienne Rich

Adrienne Cecile Rich (May 1929 – March American poet, essayist and feminist.

The connections between and among women are...the most potentially transforming force on the planet. — Adrienne Rich

Quote About Friendship - Adrienne Rich

Discover and share Friendship Quotes Rich. Explore our collection of motivational and famous quotes by authors you know and love.

Diving into the Wreck -Adrienne Rich.  This poem speaks about exploring the subconscious.

Diving into the Wreck -Adrienne Rich. This poem speaks about exploring the subconscious.

"She died denying her wounds. Denying—her wounds came from the same source as her power." -Adrienne Rich

Refusing to exit our comfort zone is like giving ourselves masturbation. We enjoy ourselves in denying the real thing. At the end of the day, we become extinct.

Adrienne Rich-- Dialogue  one of my favorite Rich poems

Adrienne Rich-- Dialogue one of my favorite Rich poems

"Goodnight, brave friends. So may beginnings always follow ends." — Adrienne Rich

Quotes to Kick-Start Change - Adrienne Rich Goodnight

"Goodnight, brave friends. So may beginnings always follow ends." — Adrienne Rich

Women should at least know the difference between love and death // Adrienne Rich XVII

Women should at least know the difference between love and death // Adrienne Rich XVII

Adrienne Rich - -  from The Reconstructionists (Maria Popova and Lisa Congdon)

"No one's fated or doomed to love anyone. the accidents happen, we're not heroines. They happen like car crashes, books that change us, neighborhoods we move into and come to love." How Relationships Refine Our Truths: Adrienne Rich on the Dignity of Love

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