In the recent cover story for the September issue of Vanity Fair, Angelina Solo, Angelina Jolie shares details about her life as a single mother and her recent separation and impending divorce from fellow actor Brad Pitt.
She shares her concerns for single motherhood, her children and rebuilding her relationships with her family. She relives her cancer scares, subsequent surgeries and Bells Palsy episode along with her path to healing.
Readers get a glimpse the new lives of her children, how they are coping, a bit of their personal family dynamic and how they define “normal”. She also shares a bit of how they balance, work, life and advocacy. She provides a snapshot of her life, as a woman, parent and actress, where it is right now in its gritty chaos and normality.
Raw, filtered through the interviewer’s lens, Jolie allows us a peek at her version of single motherhood and how she is healing and rebuilding. It’s a brave thing to share your life at a vulnerable place and in a period of transition.
View the entire story and other images from the Vanity Fair article here.