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Stories of motherhood

by Diana Secker Tesdell

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Published by Everyman"s Pocket Classics/Alfred A. Knopf in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mothers,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Diana Secker Tesdell
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS648.M59 S76 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25189817M
    ISBN 109780307957795
    LC Control Number2012000675

    I wanted to help mothers of all different circumstances and backgrounds connect through personal stories. I believed “mother literature” deserved to be elevated and preserved as its own art form. But there is still a long way to go before the subject of motherhood in writing is as valued as it should be. “The stories Bowden tells, in addition to her reflections on the circumstances that each mother faced, contain not only realistic depictions of motherhood, but also helpful insights and strategies to cope with being a new mom. This book has real news for new moms.” Claudia Heilbrunn, Life Coach for first-time moms.

    Read a Plot Overview of the entire book or a chapter by chapter Summary and Analysis. See a complete list of the characters in The Joys of Motherhood and in-depth analyses of Nnu Ego, Nnaife, and Oshia. Find the quotes you need to support your essay, or refresh your memory of the book by reading. Get this from a library! Stories of motherhood. [Diana Secker Tesdell;] -- An anthology that reflects upon various aspects of motherhood in stories lyrical, satirical, and realistic.

      “The Cultural Contradictions of Motherhood,” Sharon Hays. This book was an instant classic. Hays, a sociologist, shows that the definition of . Stories of Motherhood I am writing a comedic book on motherhood for National Novel Writing Month in November. This blog is a way for moms to share stories and tidbits that I can use in my book. It also allows moms to commiserate and laugh in recognition at the things we deal with every day. Tuesday, Septem


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