Ladies in Waiting

From my photo book titled Ladies in Waiting. The text explains the inspiration and process for this project. I had returned home for a week to be with my mother who was recovering from surgery due to a year of poor health. My time there was to be spent washing the dishes, cooking dinners, and doing the laundry. The important part was the laundry. While folding a load of freshly dried whites I came across my mother’s nightgowns. My mother has worn these since I could remember; they are a part of some of my earliest memories. Though, until this…