On Mother’s Day 2019, I read an LA Times article shared via social media and it sums up the struggle of women, whether with our without children, have to contend with as members of the filmmaking workforce.
In many things in this world, we believe having a strong foundation is crucial. So the ever-challenging role of parenting should not ignore the importance of being there, especially in the first few years of a child’s life.
Some people tend to say, the best kind of work you can get is working with your passion and not treating your work as a job. Motherhood, a very fulfilling and miraculous experience one can have, is not a job and a mother doesn’t get paid for it in any of the world’s currency.