Mothers are not superhuman. They’re human.

Mothers are overworked, exhausted, sometimes poor, flawed as any other, and often faced with limited resources and support from family, community and state. How can we, as a society, stop failing them?

A crop from a comic drawn by artist Pixin about the journey of a single mother in her search for stable housing.

This Mother’s Day, let’s remind ourselves that mothers are not superhuman. They’re just human.

All mothers are mothers

In 2018, I organised A Place To Call Home, a photo exhibition on housing featuring works by single-parent families.

A trophy for overcoming adversity

Mum and me: Aphasia means you make your own language via hand-holding.

Here’s my short listicle for Mother’s Day gift ideas:

This is kind of like my diary now. She/dia/ia.