The only way life comes into this world is through the female body. That is as close to the Gods as you can get.
my Africana Women’s Studies professor.
(One of the most empowering things I’ve ever been told. I’ll never forget it.)
My mission, should I choose to accept it, is to find peace with exactly who and what I am. To take pride in my thoughts, my appearance, my talents, my flaws and to stop this incessant worrying that I can’t be loved as I am.