The only mother I can be

‘It is not what I do; it is who I am.’ Some self-motivational chap somewhere on the Internet whose quote – despite my skeptical dispositions – I cannot seem to shake off. As most of you know, I have changed careers more than Kanye West said he loved himself. I think I can claim that IContinue reading “The only mother I can be”

Happy Mother’s day

The best gift I had for Mother’s day: yesterday, a stranger, with stacks of professional drums, letting us with our two strollers and 3 kids get into the elevator at West 4th subway stop and saying:” Always moms first, happy Mother’s day!”. One second later, torrential rain broke out… As we got off the elevatorContinue reading “Happy Mother’s day”