WE WILL RISE UP

RISE UP

Cassandra Monique “Andra” Batie (born December 30, 1984), known professionally as Andra Day, is an American singer and songwriter from San Diego, California. Her debut album, Cheers to the Fall, was released in 2015 and peaked at number 48 on the US Billboard 200 chart. The album was nominated for Best R&B Album and the album’s main single, “Rise Up”, was nominated for Best R&B Performance at the 2016 Grammy Awards. Day also notably appeared alongside Stevie Wonder, who is partially credited for her discovery, in an ad for Apple TV in late 2015. Her Cheers to the Fall Tour began in November 2016.

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Eve Ensler On Self Acceptance

Eve Ensler

Eve Ensler is an American playwright, performer, feminist, and activist, best known for her play The Vagina Monologues.

 

BY EVE ENSLER

The Vagina Monologues

A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant, and a Prayer: Writings to Stop Violence Against Women and Girls

The Good Body

I Am An Emotional Creature: The Secret Life of Girls Around the World

In the Body of the World: A Memoir of Cancer and Connection

 

 

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Annie Dillard Quote About Reading

Annie Dillard Quote

Annie Dillard (born April 30, 1945) is an American author, best known for her narrative prose in both fiction and non-fiction. She has published works of poetry, essays, prose, and literary criticism, as well as two novels and one memoir. Her 1974 work Pilgrim at Tinker Creek won the 1975 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction. Dillard taught for 21 years in the English department of Wesleyan University, in Middletown, Connecticut. (From Wikipedia)

 

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