Surrendering my old identity — and finding myself
Footloose comic actor or committed mom? After the birth of her first child, Catherine Reitman didn’t think she could be both. And in the tension between two identities, she was starting to feel like no one at all. Sitting in a crappy hotel room, on the brink of exhaustion and heartbreak, she wrote it down, every one of those hard, messy, dark truths. The act of writing shifts more than just her perspective – it’s a shift in fate.