“I wish I were your son” — The Unspoken Message of a Daughter to Her Father [LINK]

This week I interviewed Aarthi, a mother of two kids. We started our conversation by watching an Indian commercial ‘Ariel – #ShareTheLoad,’ which is about patriarchy and gender roles. After watching the ad film Aarthi bursted with emotion — “It’s so much true! My life is full of it. In my next birth, I wantContinue reading ““I wish I were your son” — The Unspoken Message of a Daughter to Her Father [LINK]”

MAMA Issue n. 18 with Alex March – Exploring Womanhood [Link]

Artist: Alex March My work changed focus after the birth of my daughter nearly two years ago, these works are all recent and deal with my concerns about womanhood. “I am a London based artist originally from the North of England working with drawing, photography, painting and film to produce works which explore memory, representationContinue reading “MAMA Issue n. 18 with Alex March – Exploring Womanhood [Link]”

A Magnificent Move ~ Featuring Mother The Job [CLICK]

As I settle in the beautiful city of St. Petersburg, I can’t help but look around in wonder? After living and working in Manhattan (and nearby Hastings On Hudson) for the last 37 years, Florida is a BIG change! I’ve only been here for a few weeks, but two of my children graduated from EckerdContinue reading “A Magnificent Move ~ Featuring Mother The Job [CLICK]”

This Year For Mothers’ Day – Buy a Book, Attend a Conference or Gallery, Share Knowledge

Mothers’ Day Week 2016 2016 INDUCTIONS to the Motherhood Hall of Fame; Honor the Call of the Midwife – Join us! Thursday, May 5 – Motherhood Hall of Fame; Columbia Teacher’s College 7:30-9PM (Free). 525 West 120th Street Milbank Chapel, NYC. Join us for drinks before at 7PM. RSVP Please: https://mommuseum.org/motherhood-hall-of-fame/ Performances, story-telling, and induction ceremony with co-sponsors: Sexuality,Continue reading “This Year For Mothers’ Day – Buy a Book, Attend a Conference or Gallery, Share Knowledge”

A Gaggle, A Chorus, or a Consternation of Mothers

Thoughts in blog-form by Rosalind Howell There is a  picture book that’s currently very popular with my three young children, called The Odd Egg by Emily Gravett. In it a duck finds an egg to hatch having apparently failed to lay her own.This is observed closely by a group of various birds (including a parrot,Continue reading “A Gaggle, A Chorus, or a Consternation of Mothers”