I Hate Mother’s Day

It’s a difficult day for many people, for many reasons.

Matilda Fairholm
May 9 · 5 min read
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Some days I wonder if it was ever part of God’s eternal plan for me to be a mother. I question whether I pushed the issue, convinced for some bizarre, twisted reason that a baby would make things better.

I struggled to stay pregnant, with four heartbreaking loses (two very early) before my son was born. His…