Chattering Mind
January 1, 1970 Archives

Here’s an album I wish I told you about earlier: “Mama’s Hand: Bluegrass and Mountain Songs About Mother.” It’s old, but timely since Mother’s Day is Sunday. Go to this link and click on the words “Play All” if […]

“All true trophies of the agesAre from mother-love impearled;For the hand that rocks the cradleIs the hand that rules the world.” –William Ross Wallace “An ounce of mother is worth a ton of priest.” –old Spanish proverb “A mother is […]

Be sure to watch this video sponsored by No More Victims. In it, actors and activists read Julia Ward Howe’s original “Mother’s Day Proclamation” from 1870 which called women of the world to unite for peace. Contributions to the group […]

May the blessing of the DivineBe an especially bright benedictionUpon mothers everywhereOn your blessed day –On Mother’s Day! –by Susan Kramer. You’ll find more prayers here.

It’s not a time for perfume and bath powder. This Mother’s Day calls for less frou-frou and more action, says astrologer Shelley Ackerman. Mars squares Pluto on May 13. “This war-like aspect is more descriptive of a military strike or […]