Single Moms

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“We Got This: Solo Mom Stories of Grit, Heart, and Humor”

Frank, funny, and unflinchingly real stories by Solo Moms, for Solo Moms

Sons & Daughters

Gabby Douglas: Family Gold

American artistic gymnast Gabby Douglas is used to cameras. There’s a film, The Gabby Douglas Story, based on her life. And reality-TV cameras have...

Sons & Daughters

Plato: Enlightened Views

In ancient Athens, women were not considered citizens; some were simply property. When Plato was a child, his father died and his mother, Periction...

Sons & Daughters

James Baldwin: “I See Where I Came from Very Clearly”

Writer James Baldwin never learned the name of his biological father. His mother, Emma Berdis Jones, was already a Solo Mom when she gave birth to ...

Sons & Daughters

Ashley Judd: A Nasty Woman—And Proud of It

Actress and political activist Ashley Judd has never been afraid to speak her mind. And on January 21, 2017, at the Women’s March on Washington, sh...

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