Left: The author's daughter, Leilani, is shown after the hair-styling experience described below. Right: Leilani and the author's wife, Rashida, are shown in a typical hair-styling session. (Courtesy of Timothy Welbeck)

I am not my hair

I looked into her little mahogany-drenched eyes and said, "Leilani, your hair is perfect just the way it is. The color, texture, length, volume, are exactly how God intended."

7 years ago