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"What It’s Like to Be a Black Girl (for Those of You Who Aren’t)

by Patricia Smith

First of all, it’s being 9 years old and
feeling like you’re not finished, like your
edges are wild, like there’s something,
everything, wrong. it’s dropping food
coloring in your eyes to…

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