Return of the ‘Fro + Greys & Blacks | Wednesday, September 23, 2015

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Wearing hats every day makes taking care of my hair a challenge.  I ended up spending Wednesday morning picking out so many snarled strands from days of hair ties and hat wearing.  Having an afro at a predominantly white institution, when paired with these clothes in particular, feels like a powerful juxtaposition.  It’s a form of taking up space that I feel is important.  I wasn’t too pleased with how this grey tie looked after I put it on, especially given how long my beard’s gotten.  I ended up switching it out for a patterned blue tie later.

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