I am writing you from inside a body that used to be yours. Which is to say, I am writing as a son.
It was full of wounding remarks rather brilliantly said, perhaps said for the sheer virtuosity of giving pain neatly. Each of its phrases fo...
Every time you drink a glass of milk or eat a piece of cheese, you harm a mother. Please go vegan.
We only have babies when we're young enough not to know how grim life turns out.
Bridget cried for the leavers and the left. For the people, like herself, grimly forsaking what few precious gifts they would ever get. She ...
What she did have, after raising two children, was the equivalent of a PhD in mothering and my undying respect.
You may have tangible wealth untold; caskets of jewels and coffers of gold. Richer than I you can never be. I had a mother who read to me.
I have no end of failings as a mother, but I have always followed the rules.
We only have babies when we’re young enough not to know how grim life turns out.
Mia: I was sixteen when I first realized my mom was more concerned about my appearance than I was… I’ll be talking to my mom and realize she...
Tell me what you'll do if you're captured by the coyotes... Well, that might work, but does your mother live near here?
Maybe it's just a daughter's job to piss off her mother.
I want to mother the world, I thought. I have so much love. Then—I have no business being a mother. I am a selfish woman. Then—I can do this...
Saige, Mother is . . . I briefly close my eyes and swallow, clearing my mouth from saliva. Mother is dead.
Every problem has a solution. You may not see it in front of you, but, sooner or later, a solution will appear before your eyes.
Sam and Caine were left standing side by side, bruised and battered, to stare over Penny's sickening corpse, at the face of their mother.
At least it would have been perfect, if it wasn't for my mother.
I couldn't be certain whether their eagerness to leave was fueled by their desire to see more fire or to get away from my mother. I wouldn't...
Mother was,' June thought, 'a beautiful little ornament that was damaged.' Her broken edges cut her daughters in ways both emotional and phy...
I would consider all women as my mother but not all girls as my sisters.