Mary Lambert Gets Personal for Logo Black Box Sessions

The out poet and singer-songwriter kicks off our new digital series.

Today, Logo and NewNowNext are kicking off our Black Box Sessions, an interview and performance series spotlighting LGBTQ recording artists. Our inaugural performer? Poet and singer-songwriter Mary Lambert (“Same Love”), whose new poetry book, Shame Is an Ocean I Swim Across, is out now.

Lambert opened up to Logo about being honest in her poetry, practicing self-care, and living out and proud. She also performed three poems from her book: “Body Love,” “Jesus Loves My Crop Top,” and “The Art of Shame.”

Watch the full performance below, and subscribe to LogoTV’s YouTube channel for future episodes.

Brooklyn-based writer and editor. Probably drinking iced coffee or getting tattooed.