Before I begin — I must say that being a Black woman is the highest honor I can ever imagine embodying. We are beautiful in spirit and body.
What Am I if Not Black and Woman
Ezinne Ukoha
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Come on now, Ezinne! I told a friend of mine, another Mediumite how I finally noticed how full my lips actually are. I think I may have said something like, “Goodness, I want to kiss my own lips.” And, I was not playing nor was I saying it to be cocky, on that day, in that moment, I had noticed my beauty.

It only took me 36 years.