An Open Letter to MomI hate to tell you this, Mom, but it needs to be said.An Open Letter to Mom by ~GeruSadora
I look around your house -- the very house I and my brother grew up in -- and I see things you don't. Especially now, when neither he nor I no longer live there and can't take it for granted, much less ignore it when we do visit. What I see is decades of hoarding, long gone unchecked, by a woman who can't deal with reality, preferring instead to create her own while simply pretending the harsher aspects of life don't exist, as if ignoring them will make them go away.
We call that "denial," Mom.
Your idea of "controlling" your hoarding is buying plastic bins to throw your miscellany int