🍁November 21, 2019
Lesbians have always been speaking, telling our stories to those who were willing to listen (and to those who refuse to acknowledge our existence). Our voices, writing, art, and expressions are emblems of resistance; they are fragments of a grander story, reflecting the nuanced complexity of lesbian experience.
I am writing to you today to ask you to subscribe to Sinister Wisdom and listen to lesbian voices whispering, challenging, cajoling, muttering, swirling, shouting, and singing.
has lived for over 40 years, validating lesbian lives by providing a platform for their stories to rest, inspire, and spark. Our perspectives are vital, and our joy deserves a space to thrive. In the Sinister Wisdom
offices, we are always thinking of new ideas and projects to expand our creative reach. We have a podcast
, a calendar
, yearly badges
, and 4 issues a year, which include our Sapphic Classics
are important, but they do not cover all of the bills. That is why contributions
are so important. There is no limit to our imaginations for what Sinister Wisdom
can produce. What I need is your continued support to make it all a reality. I am writing to you today to ask you to subscribe and donate to Sinister Wisdom to receive an exciting year of issues conceived and designed to nurture and embolden lesbians’ voices for the struggles in front of us.
Many women have already stepped up to support our Annual Fundraising Campaign. As of this morning, Sinister Wisdom has raised $7,479 in the annual campaign from over 27 donors.
In addition, we have added two new monthly sustainers
increasing the total monthly revenue to $345 a month from monthly donors
. We've added a new sustainer page
, explaining how the program works--and the benefits that monthly sustainers receive
. Will you consider becoming a monthly donor
to Sinister Wisdom
Whether it's a small amount or large sum, Sinister Wisdom
is deeply grateful for each and every contribution. Your subscription and tax-deductible charitable contributions
help to make our publishing in 2020, 2021 and beyond a reality. Consider giving a gift subscription
to a friend, lover, or colleague who would enjoy a year of Sinister Wisdom
. Thank you for the support you have already shown Sinister Wisdom,
and I look forward to welcoming you as a subscriber
, a renewed subscriber
, and as a donor
Julie R. Enszer, PhD
P.S. Don’t forget, if you subscribe today with a gift of $50 or $100
, I’ll send along the 2020 Sinister Wisdom calendar for FREE
—but don’t delay; they are limited and once they are gone, they’re gone! Show everyone you know that you celebrate lesbian voices.