A Broken Jar of Coconut Oil

Bree Yoo Sun Jeong, 정유선
2 min readJan 28, 2024
Photo by CHUTTERSNAP on Unsplash

I use a jar of coconut oil

To moisturize my face

I use a jar of coconut oil

To lay edges on my forehead

I use a jar of coconut oil

To soothe my baby boy’s chapped lips

I use a jar of coconut oil

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Bree Yoo Sun Jeong, 정유선

I was formerly the young mother who leaned into destiny. These days I'm young-ish. I write about race, motherhood, transracial adoption, and hood feminism.