My therapist (who is white) advised me to start writing things down & to share them. Poems. Plays. Notes. Words. Just words. Enjoy.
You’re probably right. Perhaps she’s never been on a diet before, she didn’t start dieting at 9 years old, so a clear reiteration that the guiding principle of diets is ‘more calories out than in’ would be invaluable. Tell her that you know…
A Letter To My Black Classmates Everywhere (On the eve of a new semester’s start in seminary.)