Othering of the Mother

Quite a number of my friends, foes, colleagues, neices, nephews, and others, are dealing with pregnancy and childbirth at the moment. I reblog this post for them, and all those others who have kept it alive by returning to it day after day since it was first written.

Be well. Be happy.



Othering of the Mother Of recent, my psyche has gravitated  towards explorations in developmental psychology and the mother-infant dyad. It makes me wonder – what is the universe attempting to verbalise and make conscious thru my experiences ? But since I am compelled by my psyche, I offer my intellect willingly in the service of the work that seems to be flowing thru me. This piece, in particular, is a tribute to the universe that enables my psyche, to my physical mot … Read More

via Madhu Sameer

One response to “Othering of the Mother”

  1. […] self, letting go of the mother, and treating her with equality and otherness – (see my blog Othering of the Mother).  This relationship of equality earned with the mother is then projected on others as in […]

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