if we just, relax… it goes much smoother. Yet if you say this to a woman who’s in active labor, she might just bite your head off, lol.
And yes, think symbolic. Much is written on birthing as a analogy. Both men and woman are constantly birthing something; laboring away in creation mode. Yet I do think the word labor has taken on a negative connotation. As if the magic and joy has been taken away. Continue reading