In a world that seems to value youth and beauty way more than it should, how can you “age well” as a feminist?
Well, the most common advice on aging gracefully tends to include trying your best to keep up a youthful appearance. And the pressure to avoid the natural aging process can get really tiresome.
This comic flips the script – and with tips for things like warding off people who try to dictate what it means to “act your age,” getting older is getting better!
The Editors at Everyday Feminism
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Alli Kirkham is a Contributing Comic Artist for Everyday Feminism and blogger, cartoonist, and intersectional feminist. Alli earned a BA in English Literature from Cal Poly Pomona in 2011 and uses it as an excuse to blog about books while swearing a lot. When she isn’t cartooning for Everyday Feminism or cursing at popular fiction, she posts cartoons and other silly things on her Tumblr. Check her out on Twitter @allivanlahr.