Ayelet Waldman, writing in the NY Times today, says: “If a good mother is one who loves her child more than anyone else inthe world, I am not a good mother. I am in fact a bad mother. I love my husband more than I love my children.”
Now on one hand, I think this is Waldman’s shtick; on the other hand, she’s a terrific writer and her shtick sure interests me. And when she had a blog–it rocked.


Ayelet Waldman, writing in the NY Times today, says: “If a good mother is one who loves her child more than anyone else inthe world, I am not a good mother. I am in fact a bad mother. I love my husband more than I love my children.”
Now on one hand, I think this is Waldman’s shtick; on the other hand, she’s a terrific writer and her shtick sure interests me. And when she had a blog–it rocked.