“Pink is my favourite colour. I used to say my favourite colour was black to be cool, but it is pink - all shades of pink. If I have an accessory, it is probably pink. I read Vogue, and I'm not doing it ironically, though it might seem that way. I once live-tweeted the September issue.” Roxane Gay
Just started reading this collection of essays from the super sharp writer Roxane Gay. I was following her on twitter and then found out about this book. It's good to be able to dip in and out of it, one essay at a time and it's also much more accessible, easy to read and fun than you might expect from a book of essays – so don't be put off by that word because it sounds too much like school.
You can start by following her on twitter: