Women of all ages, let Melissa Newman-Evans spiritedly shout hard truths at you. You will not regret it.
Button Poetry shared Newman-Evans' performance of her poem “9 Things I Would Like to Tell to Every Teenage Girl” and — major spoiler — her nuggets of wisdom do not stop being useful when adolescence ends.
She warns young women,
The poet recommends women support each other regardless of petty differences.
New Year's resolution? Find every woman, and tell her I support her… Also, wipe the tears off my computer.