DON’T TELL ME TO ‘SMILE’

DON’T TELL ME TO ‘SMILE’

At 12-years-old, the men near my school would leer at me as I speed-walked past them in a regular pair of denim shorts and a t-shirt. My mother told me to ignore them, so I did. There was nothing I could do. I was 14 when I saw the same man every single day on [...]