• Nightbitch Author Rachel Yoder: “Motherhood Is Feral, Dirty and Intense”

    1 month ago - By AnOther

    In the opening chapter of Rachel Yoder's debut novel, Nightbitch , the unnamed protagonist is asked how she's enjoying her life as a new mother. We witness her frenzied internal thought process as she debates her response. Her brain whirs through a series of desperate emotions: she is angry all the time; she is bingeing on fig rolls at midnight to “stop herself from crying”; she is afraid that she will never be “smart or happy or thin” again; her brain “no longerhellip;
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