The Stuff That Came Between Mom and Me: A Story About Hoarding

In this unsettling personal essay, Susan Fekete describes the minute ways in which her mother’s compulsions add up to an alarmingly dysfunctional whole. What emerges is a startling portrait of a woman who is wildly generous with her possessions — but also totally overcome by them.

Source: Longreads
Published: Mar 7, 2018
Length: 14 minutes (3,541 words)