6 Fiercely Feminist Steps to Aging Gracefully

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!

With Love,
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.