Battles, battles and more battles….
My mother and my abuser (bio father) have been going through a custody battle over my little brother (he just turned 9 years old) for the last 3 years. 950 more words
Rachel Harris had been abandoned as a baby on the steps of a church-run children’s home in England, then later adopted. Who was her birth mother and what were the circumstances which led her to give up her baby? 426 more words
Starring: Brenda Blethyn, Timothy Spall
Director: Mike Leigh
A movie about class and race relations in Britain, this film is from acclaimed director Mike Leigh. It follows the story of two women, a successful black woman who is in search of her biological mother, and the woman who gave birth to her, a lower class white woman with problems. 274 more words
As an undergrad, I listened to my professors gush about “The Rape of the Lock” and Dharma bums–famous roman à clef titles of the serious literary wold. 1,082 more words