We Are All Ordinary, and We Are All Superheroes
Like most women worldwide, I have a very ordinary mom. She is not famous, she is not spectacularly rich, she has never invented anything that she had to patent, and she's never saved anyone's life by performing emergency CPR or the Heimlich maneuver.
Raising Citizens of The World
My mother was an enormous influence on my life. She was a teacher and so she put a great deal of emphasis on us making the most of our education. She was a very determined woman—she was born in the early 1920s and she made her own way in life. I have always been inspired by her independent mind.
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