Still My Story

Having children has been the greatest joy of my life. In nurturing and nourishing and protecting them, though — I’ve had to gradually give pieces of myself away. I know this isn’t the case for all mothers, but for me, I’ve had to enter survival mode and allocate such a large portion of my physical, mental, and emotional resources to the kids, that I have had little for myself. For the last seven years of parenthood, I’ve felt like an extra in the story of my own life.… Read More Still My Story