This piece is a revolution. Living it and writing it changed me as a woman, and hopefully once you read it, you will be inspired to start your own revolution with me.
Class of 2016
This poem is me taking back the word “nappy” to make it beautiful.
Going natural has taught me a good lesson about loving myself, especially the parts of myself I cannot change.
Anything can happen when I am holding the pen.
Hello! How’s your life in China? I hope you don’t throw this letter away once you see it’s in English…
I have always been fascinated with butterflies: their ephemeral incandescence and natural metamorphosis astounds me. Across cultures and regions, butterflies are symbols of hope and change. In New York City, there are few butterflies of the sort captured by glossy magazines, but the many revolutions emblazoned across monochromatic newsprint serve in their stead.