Texas woman shares home with mother’s corpse for three years

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Police tape (file image) A woman in Texas, US, has been arrested after her mother’s decaying remains were found in the two-bedroom home she shared with her daughter. Police believe the grandmother, 71, suffered a fall in 2016. They allege her daughter, 47, failed to provide adequate help at…

The Ripples of My Mother’s Hunger

At the age of 6, I developed a food phobia. My second-grade teacher offering me a banana at snack time could make me weep. I would make a plea to not eat butternut squash soup with the fervor of a Shakespearean monologue. Suddenly, the ideas of eating certain foods sent me into a blind panic….