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Mothers of the Nectar Children 2020

Mothers of the Nectar Children, 2020

I am weaving robes and headdresses for the nature spirit forms I live with, in the cloistered world I have created, in this time. In the garden for the pollinators I tend, I gather up the sun and the minerals, and take it all to the loom. Children, who need us, as mothers, and we, who need them as stars, are in the warp and weft of the robes. Protection, adoring love, fecundity….

— Paula Hayes