Journeys to Mother Love: Nine Women Tell Their Stories of Forgiveness & Healing
From manipulation to abandonment, from neglect to favoritism, from mental illness to emotion ...more
Name of Book: Journeys to Mother Love: Nine Women Tell their Stories of Forgiveness and Healing
Year it was published: 2012
Overall theme: "We-the writers of this book- represent four different generations and come from various backgrounds and places. What we have in common in this: We are all mothers and we all have mothers (whether or not they are still living.) For each of us, coming to the place of freely receiving and giving love in t ...more
If you felt neglected as a child, suffered abuse of one sort or another or had to deal with a complicated mother/daughter relationship, the book is for you. I plan to pass m ...more
I am one of the authors of this compilation, but my unbiased opinion of this book is that it is great. I love to hear and read stories with a redeeming Christian theme. This certainly fit the bill.
I got something out of each author's story--a takeaway lesson or was inspired to continue my journey of faith. This is not a how to love your mother self-help book. These are stories of nine courageous women who learned how to give or receive forg ...more
The theme of inner healing runs through my writing, as I explore the depths of our relationships with - and need for - God, nature, and each other. My published books include Remembering Softly: A Life In Poems, Something Is Coming To Our World, Face to Face: A Novel, Journeys to Mother Love.
My second volume of poetry, Glimpsing Glory: Poems of Living and Dying, Praying and Playing, Belonging and