Thoughts and metaphysical musings...

for mother’s day

Every year for the last seven years, I have read this quote from Oprah for my Mother’s Day class, and I’ve never been able to get through it once without welling up. I share it with you, honoring all the mothers of the world, and honoring the Supreme Divine Assignment they have been given. I’m sure I will weep as I type, but here goes: I’m in awe of good mothers–those heroines all around me who sacrifice daily out of love for their children.In our society we give motherhood plenty of lip service. We pat them on the head, bring them flowers for Mother’s Day and honor them in front of crowds. But at the end of the day we don’t extend them the same respect we would a professor, a dentist, an ac