She is a mom with high hopes for how her sons will move through the world as men, and a willingness to embarrass herself to make sure they get the message.
Everything Is Fine is a short film, which asks how do you react if you catch your mother crying one night and she tells you that she wants to walk out on your dad?
My Nana and Nani had four daughters and decided to raise them “like sons”. Ma and her sisters were expected…
Rosie time and again she reminds her son not to invest in adults’ war and politics.
An interview of successive generations of Australian mothers to find out what combination of care and paid work they chose, and why.
I write because I need to express this. This restlessness, hunger, ambition, joy, grief, sustenance, existential angst I’m feeling.
In her quiet, sincere way, she managed to win hearts and stitch us all together into an unbreakable knot.
All ten seasons of the series pass the Bechdel Test, a measure of women representation in fiction and here are the reasons why the show had a feminist core.
Didn’t Marie Kondo your cupboard? Didn’t grow herbs and tomatoes in your balcony? You haven’t baked sourdough bread? Your house isn’t sparkling clean? You are doing fine. fine.
With every passing day, and the lockdown, this debate will get intensify. Why is there such a trust gap between parents and teachers these days? Should fees be waived off? Aren’t teachers to run their homes? How are parents going to afford if their businesses shut down?
Even Michelle Obama recalls how she’d get mad at Barack for always finding time to work out when she didn’t have time to get her hair in place.
Please in these times of lockdown, don’t run for a schedule, just take it easy. Because honestly not only do the kids need a break, parents need it too.