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Why I Never Use Stock Photos of White People

Representation matters; it tells the story of who gets to be seen (and who doesn’t)

Photo: Iya Forbes/Getty Images

AA picture is worth a thousand words and as a writer, I believe this common expression to be especially true. The right photo helps readers know what my work is about, helps my writing stand out and makes it shareable for the Gram. I’m grateful that…




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Nisha Mody

Nisha Mody

Writer. Feminist Healing Coach. Librarian. Cat Mom. I write about healing & justice. Read more at thehealinghype.com and hear me on my podcast, MigrAsians.

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