This is why it's absolutely perfect timing that I wrote a guest post before I left for vacation which is now at Write for Charity and up today!
Below is a little snippet of the blog post.
Like this poem, motherhood sort of transcends the normal, yet is required to keep the normal. There are difficulties that motherhood presents to us at times — and yes, there are happiness and joys, rewards and fulfillment involved too — but the role of a mother is never easy. It always receives, yet it also requires. It always is, but has to be ready for was or will be … or just plain won’t.
Click here for the rest of the post and the poem.