Going gray is as much of a mindset shift as it is a physical transformation. And while it’s really about the story YOU’RE telling yourself about going gray it doesn’t hurt to get a little reinforcement every now and again. Need a quick reframe or a little mood boost? Here are 10 gray hair haikus that pay homage to just how incredible, unapologetic and unique gray hair really is. Print them out, share ’em with your silver sisters, repeat them as daily mantras to get that mindset right!
By: Lisa Fennessy
Gray, white, salt, silver Intersectionality Just one part of me
Silver streaks ignite, Time’s graffiti, bold and bright, Cool vibes, age takes flight.
Yes, I have gray hair. Yes, you can see my ID. And now her wheels are turning.
Silver threads emerge, Disco party on my head, Gray hair, do care, babe!
Counter-culture vibes. Doing me with timeless style. Gray hair slays, no cap.
Second guessed myself. Wondered if I could do it. I can and I did.
Beautiful silver, Revolution on my head, Aging, my way.
I never thought that growing out my hair would be a confidence boost.
Gray strands like moonbeams, Shimmering night sky on earth, Stardust in my hair.
A wink and a nod. Now I know I’m not alone. She’s going gray too.
Lisa is the founder of The New Knew. Passionate about clean beauty, organic eats and nontoxic lifestyle, Lisa writes to create awareness. Conscious consumerism and informed decisions will impact the marketplace, our health and THE WORLD!