An Episode from the Black Girl's Guide to Surviving Menopause

A red wave goes across the body of a woman. There are green vines wrapper around her waist. Illustration by Valentina Talijan

Monique George (or Mo), the Program Officer for the NYC Equity Initiative at Open Society Foundations, shares her story of coming out, aging while queer, and what it’s like to be a Black Butch-identified woman going through menopause.