"I learned I need more than a man who's just 'OK' with my blackness."
Take it from someone who learned this important lesson far too late.
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Boys are told "explore your future," while girls are given tricks to "wake up pretty."
The saddest thing is this isn't even surprising.
Like how the heck the the cup fits in there.
In very rare cases it can cause a stroke.
Consenting after the fact won’t erase that time you didn’t get a chance to say yes.
"You're not alone if it's happening to you, and you're not exempt if it hasn't happened to you yet."
Possible? Maybe. Ridiculous? Totally.
I was becoming my own worst nightmare—until one tough conversation snapped me back to my senses.
Sometimes the first step is simply admitting that things aren't working.
Just because you didn't say "no" doesn't mean the answer is "yes."
"It's not done if I don't come."