I Dream of Grandmotherhood

My desire to be the family matriarch is complicated by the fact that I’m not a mother

elana.rabinowitz
Human Parts
Published in
7 min readJul 11, 2019

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WWhen I stare at myself in the mirror, I notice the few small lines etching around the corners of my eyes. I have my mother’s eyes: big and brown, always demanding attention.

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elana.rabinowitz
Human Parts

Writer. Teacher. Punster. Born & Bred Brooklynite. https://elanarabinowitz.weebly.com Words in @TheStartup @PSILoveYou @Publishous. Twitter @ElanaRabinowitz