Many mothers around the world will be festively celebrated this coming special Sunday held in their honour. Celebrations will range from flowers and hand-made cards to burnt toast and juice served in bed! Some will have more solemn celebrations taking place in care facilities or at gravesites.
You may feel, as I used to, that this day is particularly difficult. I’m talking about those of us who may have recently lost a mother, or through various life experiences feel childless, neglected, or abused. Mother’s Day can be sad and even painful.
Yet, I had an experience that showed me that the qualities of mother-love transcend what we see and feel physically.Continue Reading