8 of Things of Note

A few of our favorite links from around the web this week.
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Image Credit: My Modern Met

Image Credit: My Modern Met

Have a beautiful Mother's Day weekend! Here's to the dynamic shape motherhood takes in all of our lives, and the irreplaceable love that accompanies it. As always, a bit of beauty from the web that caught our eye this week. Enjoy! 

“Can a woman be both sexual and maternal, daring and responsible, innocent and wise? Mothers are either held up as paragons of selflessness, or they’re discounted and parodied. We often don’t see them in all their complexity.”

A new feminist twist on an old classic.

The birth of a mother.

Advice for all the graduates: foster (not follow) your passion.

“When the most significant humanities project of our time was dismantled in court, the scholars, archivists, and librarians who’d had a hand in its undoing breathed a sigh of relief, for they believed, at the time, that they had narrowly averted disaster.”

The legendary Ali MacGraw on what’s really important.

Well if this isn’t just the most beautiful thing!

Let’s do this. (And why we still need to care.)

p.s. Let's shower moms with love!