Ya Mama’s Secret Past.

Ahead of Mother’s Day, we asked folks on the Twitters about the sordid details of their mothers’ pasts that they only discovered as they got older.


Gene "G.D." Demby is the founder and editor of PostBourgie. In his day job, he blogs and reports on race and ethnicity for NPR's Code Switch team.
  • http://gravatar.com/nramoschapman Nai

    My mom never married my dad.

    • http://www.postbourgie.com G.D.

      So you thought they were married? How’d you find out that they weren’t?

  • http://foreignobservations.blogspot.com/ Eclectic Foreigner

    My mom never told my stepdad my real dad had 4 wives and three concubines