Invoking the mother

"From mother to mother throughout the ages,
I am the Blessed Gate of Life. 
From the Great Mother of All comes my power, 
the power of love and giving to the world." 
– Michelle Royce 
I awoke this morning with distinct feelings of concern clinging to me from the night before. In that foggy, half-awake state, thoughts of my nephew, the play I saw last night, and a dream I had about a child who needed my help, came back to the forefront of my mind. 

My mother called yesterday to tell me that my ten-year-old nephew broke his arm in two places during his lacrosse game. It was a bad break and may require surgery. The news caused an immediate rush of concern and helplessness within me. Especially living in another city, there is virtually nothing I can do to help. ...Continue

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