Your Mother Is A Whore: Sex Work And Motherhood

Jessie Sage
Aug 1, 2018 · 8 min read

Sex work is work. But it’s work we judge mothers for doing.

VV iolet* is at home with her daughter and boyfriend when she hears a knock at the door. She opens it to find 5 police officers and a social worker. “They went through our laundry, our bag of adult toys, all of our cupboards,” she tells me over the phone. “They said that my mom called…