My Mother Emailed Me Again

Perdita Masters
8 min readAug 21, 2022

I haven’t replied yet, I’m too sad

I’m trying art as therapy

I’m back at the holiday lodge with my two youngest boys.

We had a drama getting back here. It’s three and a bit hour drive, and my youngest gets very car sick so we drive slowly the whole way, with the window all the way down on the motorway. It’s noisy, and cold.