The Greatest Gift My Mother Gave Me

I had such a revelation while writing this piece, what started out to be a story about creative freedom turned out to be a beautiful and personal revelation for me; as if a curtain had been pulled back so I could see what was behind it.  Mom, this is mostly for you and secondly it is for all the moms and daughters who might consider their childhood less than perfect – I wouldn’t be who I am without mine.  I’m grateful to have found such beauty in all of its imperfections.  
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