Ode of Withered Cleavage
An excerpt from Odes by Sharon Olds.
In Lenny Letter No. 54: An excerpt from 'Odes' by Sharon Olds, a conversation between Jeanne Hodesh and Hettie Jones on the power of friendship, an interview with a formerly pro-life OB-GYN who is now pro-choice, an interview with Sade African Skincare & Cosmetics founder Sade Tyler, and Melissa Broder's Lennyscopes for the month of October.
An Afternoon with Hettie Jones
How a friendship and decades of correspondence kept Hettie Jones writing.
Our Voices Are Our Superpower
Jenni Konner calls b.s. on TV industry sexism – and you should, too.
The Abortion Provider Who Used to Be Pro-Life
How the journey to pro-choicedom changed an OB-GYN's life.
Beauty As an Oral Tradition
An interview with Sade African Skincare & Cosmetics founder Sade Tyler.
Melissa Broder's existential predictions for this month.