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I stayed alive. I kept breathing. And one day my logic was proven all wrong because the tide came in, and gave me a sail. And now, here I am. I’m back. In Memphis, talking to you. I have ice in my glass… And I’ve lost her all over again. I’m so sad that I don’t have Kelly. But I’m so grateful that she was with me on that island. And I know what I have to do now. I gotta keep breathing. Because tomorrow the sun will rise. Who knows what the tide could bring?

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Happy Mother’s Day!

10 Women Directed Films About Mothers & Motherhood*

The Babadook (2014) Jennifer Kent

Electrick Children (2012) Rebecca Thomas

Friends with Kids (2011) Jennifer Westfeldt

Mamma Mia! (2008) Phyllida Lloyd

Or, My Treasure (2004) Keren Yedaya

Ride (2015) Helen Hunt

Saving Face (2004) Alice Wu 

Stories We Tell (2012) Sarah Polley

Waitress (2007) Adrienne Shelly

We Need To Talk About Kevin (2011) Lynne Ramsay

*Some of which you might not want to watch with your mother.