Why Mother’s Day is Awkward for Me

Lenore T. Rose
3 min readMay 2, 2022
Photo by Ijaz Rafi on Unsplash

Awkward? Weird feeling for Mother’s Day? I have always had a weird, strange feelings about Mother’s Day. Perhaps I should explain.

My mother died when I was nearly seven. Six-and-a-half years old, my mother died of suicide. I was too young to understand the whys. The trauma also cost me all of my memories. About a year later, I moved in with my Aunt Vickie, who later adopted my two identical twin…

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Lenore T. Rose

Creative spirit. Overworked human. Idea developer. Poet. Artist. Animal rescuer.