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My Mother Died From Hoarding

The woman she was, and the fate she didn’t deserve.

Photo by Jason Abdilla on Unsplash

Looking back, I guess I always knew my mother was a hoarder. I remember growing up in apartments and houses that were hopelessly messy with piles of stuff everywhere I turned. My parents sold our mobile home when I was five, and I remember people coming to see it and going into my room. Everything appeared fine on the surface until they opened my closet, which…

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Glenna Gill

Glenna Gill

My memoir, “When I Was Lost,” is available now. Stay in touch with me at www.glennagill.com