The Difficult Enjoinder to Rejoice on Mother’s Day
The trend to combine mourning and rejoicing on Mother’s Day, to extend kindness to women who find this day painful, may actually undercut our good intentions.
Rachel B. Griffis is a doctoral candidate in English at Baylor University, where she also teaches writing and literature. Learn more about her work at http://rachelbgriffis.com.
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