Homestretch·Audio

Dear Scarlet author Teresa Wong

The days and weeks following the birth of a baby can be struggle for new mothers. Not only do they have to heal physically, but they have to figure out how take care of a very needy little creature. All this can take a toll on a woman's mental health. A new book depicts one woman's experience of postpartum depression. Dear Scarlet is a graphic memoir from Calgary writer and illustrator Teresa Wong.
The days and weeks following the birth of a baby can be struggle for new mothers. Not only do they have to heal physically, but they have to figure out how take care of a very needy little creature. All this can take a toll on a woman's mental health. A new book depicts one woman's experience of postpartum depression. Dear Scarlet is a graphic memoir from Calgary writer and illustrator Teresa Wong. 7:47