My Life As A Single, Lesbian Mum

Refinery29 UK
May 6 · 7 min read

By Sadhbh O’Sullivan

PHOTO BY SAM WRIGHT

One in four children now grow up in lone parent homes but despite being more common than ever, there is no one path to single parenthood. For some, single parenthood arises from a change in circumstances in a relationship but for others it is an active choice, made because the individual is ready to start their family with or without a partner.