When Motherhood Splits You in Two

The wrestle between selfhood and motherhood

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“Another person has existed in her, and after their birth they will live within the jurisdiction of her consciousness.” Rachel Cusk

“When she is with them she is not herself; when she is without them she is not herself,” Rachel Cusk

“If I should have a daughter, instead of Mom, she’s gonna call me Point B, because that way she knows that no matter what happens, at least she can always find her way to me.” Sarah Kay

Writer. Aussie. New Mum. Tired. cherielee87@hotmail.com

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