The love that my mother and I gave one another was problematic, boundary-less, and left little room for personal development. But it saved both of our lives.
I’m still amazed by how something so poorly timed and so unexpected can result in a life with such significant purpose.
I Became a Mother at 19, and Here are All the Unfiltered Silly and Not-So-Silly Things People Have Said to Me
From 19 to 23, I cannot tell you how many times people asked why I didn’t get an abortion.