Affirmations of the Week: On Feeling Rejected.

We know. It's not something we want to talk about, but it's something many of us feel. And when we feel it, it's easy to want to turn away, to fold into ourselves, to doubt who we are. We know. You're not alone. In this edition of "Affirmations of the Week", spotlight the affirmations of Black women who have heard one too many No's and insisted on YES. We insist on YES, too. YES to us and YES to you.

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Worksheet: Writing Yourself an Affirmation Letter

Dear Black Women is an affirmation movement for Black women by Black women. We are powered by the intention of countless Black women all over the world to find more and more ways to affirm ourselves. One approach we take is writing affirmation letters to ourselves. There are so many ways to approach your affirmation letter, but in case you're feeling lost, below are three easy steps you can take.

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Affirmations of the Week: To the Genius in You

How many times throughout history and present day are our, Black women's, inventions, discoveries, contributions made invisible by the cruel lens of racism, sexism, classism, homophobia, misogynoir? Dear Black Women stands in affirmation that we deserve credit for our genius. Read on for affirmations for the genius in you.

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