Thoughts on Mother's Day 2017
These are familiar English phrases about giving, about truth, about sustainability, about trustworthiness, about beauty. As such, they are also a clue that whether female or not, whether parent or not, whether children or adults, on some level, each of us is experienced as “mother” by someone—and each of us has been a mother to someone whether technically or not.
That is because to be a mother is to be wise and to be emotionally available.
What does that mean?