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I had not identified as a lesbian growing up, even secretly or privately.
So "Imagine My Surprise" was kind of a way of not only saying I was in love with one woman but that I was in love with women. HN: When I began writing outspoken lesbian songs, I tried, because of my global work, because I was a global peace activist, my take on lesbian songs was slightly different than people who had come to their politics through their sexuality.
The earliest one I asked her to talk about was the title track from her 1976 album "You Can Know All I Am."HN: When I was first writing songs I had just come back from a trip in the Pacific, to Okinawa, Japan, Hiroshima, Hawaii, where soldiers were resisting war and racism from within the military. I came back from that trip, and I started writing political songs, very outspoken political songs, using words like genocide in a song, no more genocide, talking about what was happening in the U. And "You Can Know All I Am" was one of the songs where I tried to step outside of global political issues and sing something that was very personal and intimate.
We learned about alcoholism and drug abuse in our community.This is perhaps the first time this song has been heard on the radio, and that's probably a good thing, but I love historical obscurities, so I can't resist sharing just a little bit of what is, as far as I know, her first recorded song.It's called "On the Moon." You know what, there are two more verses but I think you have the idea, and I'd rather get to the part where I get to ask Holly to discuss particular songs. So, to counterbalance some of that, because I wanted people to know it was, I was not just coming from a rhetorical place, but a personal place, I also tried to write some personal songs, that when I was singing to the audiences, that would invite them into me a little bit.If you know anything at all about the Women's Music Movement, then you know that Holly was one of the leading and earliest pioneers.And this show will just scratch the surface regarding her long career, a career that encompasses her work as a singer, producer, actor, author, activist and teacher.