I Wasn’t Happy Nappy

Rosalyn Morris
Published in
4 min readJan 24, 2024


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I hesitate to write this article, but it’s said that sometimes we should write what we don’t want to write.

Also, I was inspired by NatalieSugabelle and her brilliant take on how Black women are free to wear our hair however we please.

I will start off by saying that I don’t like the word nappy.

It’s one of those words with negative connotations that people have tried to…