My Mom the Mouse (A Family Memoir of Questionable Accuracy)
A man's late night encounters with a mouse reveal unfinished issues in dealing with the death of his Mom. Reality slowly blurs as he comes to believe the mouse is his mother. Intermingled are childhood stories that allow you to laugh and cry as the layers of the relationship are exposed; in the end, enabling him to finally put his mother to rest. A powerful, relatable story for all to enjoy. More
Four years have passed since the sudden death of the author’s mother. He has never allowed himself closure due to a misstep in her final moments. An insomniac, he finds himself face to face with a female mouse late one night and his tale begins. Each encounter slowly blurs reality as he slowly comes to believe the mouse is his deceased Mom. Intermingled are a series of flashback childhood stories, where the layers are peeled away allowing the reader to come to know both the author and his Mom and the special relationship these two shared. As you join in on the journey you will laugh and cry with this family. Can the mouse allow the author to fix his earlier mistake and finally have peace? In the end you might come to realize that this book doesn’t belong in the fiction section...because he is probably telling you the truth. A powerful, relatable story for all to enjoy.