"well pigeon, I guess it’s just you and me now"
Girls on the street in New York City, 1960s. Photo by Joel Meyerowitz.
"It’s important to tell your child ‘no.’ I want him to be prepared when life tells him ‘no.’"
“When has life told you ‘no’?”
“I’m an African-American female raised in Harlem. Life has always told me ‘no.’ It tried to say ‘no’ when I wanted to own my own business. And now I own three.”
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This weekend I finally experienced Greenwood Lounge, was mistaken for a lesbian, joined a random divorce celebration, made bffs with a drunk grandma, and got asked to go on a date by a very cute boy.
BONUS: the placemats I have been eyeing at world market were on sale.