Indy Yelich-O’Connor also recently published her first poetry book, Sticky Notes.
Lorde’s sister, Indy Yelich-O’Connor has come out as bisexual. The 19-year-old kept things simple by tweeting out: “plot twist (I like boys and girls)”
plot twist (I like boys and girls)
— indy yelich (@IndyYelich) May 29, 2018
The author also posted the same message on her Instagram story. Following the post, Yelich-O’Connor was inundated with messages of support.
— ᵍᶦᵒ ✧ nsfr ✧ ʸʸˣʸ (@caffecomleigh) May 30, 2018
Proud of you! Hopefully one day we’ll live in a world where this won’t be considered a plot twist.
— Kelly Severseike (@kellyseverseike) May 29, 2018
(Plot twist) me too
— Jorja (@Jorjas_ratpack) May 31, 2018
Sista sista ✨ love you Indy! Welcome to 20gayteen ????????
— mercury (@nessabelen) May 30, 2018
we love and support a bi queen
— fagner (@hatepeters) May 29, 2018
Following all of these messages, Indy then posted: “today was so amazing. I had so many messages of support & the sun was shining, and I just love New York.
“So grateful for my life and all the people in it. And I can’t wait for my book tour.”
today was so amazing. I had so many messages of support & the sun was shining, and I just love New York. So grateful for my life and all the people in it. And I can’t wait for my book tour.
— indy yelich (@IndyYelich) May 30, 2018
And the book that she’s promoting is her debut poetry collection, Sticky Notes, which was published in February earlier this year. The collections of poems explores the young poet’s “experiences with love, travel, and self-discovery in a shifting physical and emotional geography.”