The Virago
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The Virago

Investigating The Aftermath Of The“Perfect Mother” And “Good Father”

Are society’s prefabricated patriarchal ideals of parenthood tearing our families apart?

“We were so happy until we had children.”

I sat with another girlfriend at a cafe as she regaled the story of her painful separation. Our children played on the equipment in…



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Bronte White

Australian. Writing on mental health, family, parenthood and self discovery. In Invisible Illness, Illumination, In Fitness and In Health and Modern Parent.