A Leap Into The World of Grey Hair And All That Goes With It

Growing Grey seems like a right of passage.  Maybe a fuller acceptance of oneself.  I have two sisters who took it on long before it became what feels like a movement to me.   I haven't made the decision as of yet,  even though I could represent with the best of them.  But for now I will -  along with my soon-to-be 96 year old Mom - color my hair.    

I Embraced My Gray Hair — But No One Else Did


At some point, left to its own devices, hair turns gray. And not counting the legions of milky-haired young things chasing the shade right now, women tend to run for cover when that happens, as I had been for more than two decades. Keeping my hair color close to its original dark-brown shade helped me feel I could control aging.