Mother Load is the story of Pamela, a young woman who suffered emotional neglect in her relationship with her adoptive mother. Her therapist, Lily, supports Pamela as she works to overcome the aftereffects of her upbringing. Pamela eventually finds love-with the help of her long-lost family.
Pamela and Lily’s lives become entwined in ways neither could have ever foreseen. Their separate journeys transform through their work together.