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Trinidad & Tobago: Hair You Have It

As my hair started to emerge in all its mad curly glory I became overwhelmed by a sense of how completely we have been made to hate ourselves.

Tillah Willah says farewell to her dreadlocks and explains how “your hair can teach you a lot about your own complexities.”

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