This is my life, after all. Who could possibly know more about it than me?
According to the internet, the answer to this question is, “anyone with an internet connection and the means to communicate their thoughts to me.”
I cannot tell you how many times in the last week alone I’ve been interrupted whilst talking about my own lived experiences by white people who “just want to share their opinions”. Everyone, it seems, has opinions to share about my life and whether or not I’ve truly experienced it the way I say I have.
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