My best friend is now bald.

Her best friend always has been.

On July 4, 2014, Denise Mullis sacrificed a great deal for me.  We have been best friends for nearly 30 years and she had bit her tongue and hid her frustrations long enough!

Denise walked the hallways with me at school a I was teased and tormented by classmates.  She heard the laughs and jokes about my wig even when I didn’t.

The sacrifice she made nearly 30 years later?

Denise shaved her head to see what it would be like to live as a bald woman.  These are her journal entries…


Life As a Bald Woman – Day 3

My life as a bald woman – Day 3 (7/6/14): Impacting my family more than me. I feel comfortable with my decision, but am realizing my family is being affected and impacted as well. We tend to be an introverted…

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Life As A Bald Woman – Day 2

My life as a bald woman – Day 2 (7/5/14): I didn’t realize how drafty our house is! I can feel the air from the ceiling fan onto head. Some stares from folk in the grocery store. Some smiles and…

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Life As a Bald Woman – Day 1

My life as a bald woman – Day 1 (7/4/14): Loved this day! So happy I was able to share this experience with Laura. It was a very emotional day.  Didn’t realize how prickly my head was going to feel!…

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