Black women as Superwomen

Ebony magazine headline SUPERWOMAN SYNDROME: Are Black Women Killing Themselves to be Strong?

Reminded me of a session in marriage counseling with husband #1. I was lamenting not being able to be June Cleaver (“Leave it to Beaver” mom) because she didn’t work outside the home! Husband#1 queried, ” haven’t you ever heard of “superwoman”? I responded “f–k superwoman” the counselor replied, “she doesn’t have time for that either.” loved the counselor!

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