To ALL The Mothers May 11, 2018 00:00

Mothers are incredible creatures. I've often heard them say that their hearts beat outside their bodies, in their children's chests. It amazes me how selfless and unconditional that sort of love is.

But I don't think it's biology alone that makes a mother. There are so many who become mothers to pets, pupils, and patients, and that love and relationship can be as real as any connected by blood. 

So this is a shout out to all mothers out there - to everyone who loves another being unconditionally, cares deeply about them and feels a mystical connection with them. Whether this is a child by blood or adoption, with or without fur. 

You are appreciated. 

Your love is recognised.

Your love is real.

 

Photo credit: Peter Driessel Photography