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#078: "Daughter. Spend your life Loving..."

Updated: Nov 7, 2022


Oxherd Boy comic featuring an ocean wave upon a shore with a quote by Jaiya John: Daughter. Spend your life Loving. Not seeking Love. Ocean need not seek water. Beautiful Chinese painting inspiring words

To me, Dr. Jaiya John's poetic proclamation "Daughter Drink This Water" read as an invitation to a celebration of womanhood, an embracing of everything from the bitterness of birth to the weight of expectation to the complex joy we carry through life, it called to that part of me that yearns to simply be and live free. But why women in particular?

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