These pages are from I Dream a Mama, and are an exploration and expression of the premise that each person can dream his or her mama exactly as required. That way the flesh and blood mama can be let off the hook. This is a path of freedom.
Once our own needs are understood by us, addressed by us, tended to by us, we might consider the world around us with a vision more clear and a heart more open. Such increased spaciousness might allow us to notice that the world is precious and poignant and worthy. As we are.
Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche talks about "the cradle of loving kindness" and that resonates here. When I developed I Dream A Mama, I needed so much cradling and my mother was not the person to do it. It was up to me to source the cradle