A different Mother's Day

From The Cassandra Pages | In this era of recognizing gender and sexual diversity, I think we also need to recognize that there is not one, but a multitude of ways in which the fundamental relationship of “Mother” and “Child” exists, and that while the idealized one may still be in the majority, it is not at all true or descriptive for a great many people – so, please, be gentle and aware as we celebrate Mother’s Day.