I Couldn’t Say ‘My Mother’ Without Crying

I was so moved by Anderson Cooper and Stephen Colbert’s interview on August 15, and their candid talk about childhood grief, I wrote an op-ed piece about it. The link to read it on the NYT web site is here. I’ve also cut and pasted it below. Please feel...

A Letter to Motherless Daughters on Mother’s Day

May 11, 2019   Dear Motherless Daughter, Here we find ourselves again, on the brink of another second Sunday in May. It’s easier in some years than in others, isn’t it?  For many years after my mother died, this Sunday was all about missing her on a...