Age of Awareness
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Age of Awareness

When Age is More Than A Number

Looking younger than your chronological age isn’t always a panacea

The author last year

I turned 50 last summer. Nobody ever believes me when I reveal my age. Depending on the person I’m talking to, I get the following reactions:

White people: Their jaws drop to the floor and their faces freeze in utmost astonishment. Then they comment, “You don’t look a day over 35,” or ask, “What is your secret? How do…

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Vena Moore

Vena Moore

Dismantling white, male supremacy one word at a time.