December 16, 2008

Hollywood Feminist of the Day: Patricia Cornwell

For 20 years of Kay Scarpetta one of the great female characters in crime fiction and for standing up for gay marriage.

"Maybe it is a function of getting older but I think it is important to stand up and be counted. When you're not in a relationship your sexual orientation is more theoretical but it becomes more real when you are with somebody and you are not going to hide that."
Author Patricia Cornwell speaks out for gay marriage (Reuters)