After Mother’s Day: When Grief Transforms

I want to talk to the ones who were separated from their mothers on the day we commemorate them.

Yesterday, I spent over an hour going through old journals and looking through photos to find a different one to share — it’s always one of the same two, this being one you’ve seen again and again — but all I could feel was the absence. I talk to her sometimes, but she only responds in my dreams.

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Doc Red

Doc Red has a doctorate in early modern English and early American literature, focusing on historiography and critical theory. But wants to talk about more.