Contributed by Joseph Smith on Dec 2, 2008
Mothering in our time is mirrored in the one prostitute, who decided just to take what she could, though it was destructive. But the true mother was willing to sacrifice that her child might live.
Who is the real mother? How do you measure authentic mothering? Is it by the mere accident of birth, or is it by something deeper?
Who is the real mother, who is the authentic mother? Is it simply the woman you gave you birth and who wiped your messy nose during your growing up years, or