Sign in. Watch now. Title: The Daughter Tree Having moved to Paris for university, Leevi returns to his native Finland for the summer to help his estranged father renovate the family lake house so it can be sold. Tareq, a recent A woman disappears during a Mediterranean boating trip.
And yet, as a new mother of a sweet little girl, I see the temptation. I find myself doting over the elegance in my infant's cheeks, thinking about the kind of life implied by beauty—or its absence. She began the project of forming an ideal Shirley when her daughter was still in the womb. In her memoir , Temple tells a story about her pregnant mother consuming great artworks and spectacular views in the belief that these visual pleasures could somehow imprint themselves directly on her child. More than this, Gertrude was savvy and knew context mattered. I would never think to characterize my feelings this way, yet I too feel the pull to rank my child. I gave birth in close step with my peers—that predictable span of five years following a spate of weddings during our twenties.
In , 2-year-old Greta Greene was sitting on a bench with her grandmother when a brick fell from an eighth-floor windowsill and struck her head. She died the next day. Greene pours his grief onto the page, rendering a portrait of a father who is fractured and at odds with a world in which his child is gone.
For the first time in our 27 years of publishing, our entire magazine only features and is photographed by, styled by, and written by women and nonbinary femmes. Joining us as guest editor for this edition is the activist, author, and director Janet Mock. Joining them are our Daughters — Tourmaline , the artist best known for immortalizing and honoring the icon Marsha P. I fight for humanity. Charlene Carruthers: Myself, my ancestors, my niece, my mother, all Black women, queer folks, trans folks, gender non-conforming folks, and disabled folks.