I thought I had won my battle with low self-esteem and was now a proud member of the self-love club. Then I was introduced to a friend and envy hit me like a fast coming train.
She was everything that I was not and I suddenly found myself comparing myself to her and coming up short. I wasn’t prepared to meet her that day so I was dressed in what I felt comfortable in. My unmade afro hair was shoved mercilessly in a hair net so that it looked like I carried a dark mountain on my head... Continue reading