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Chinese Adoptees Find Shifting Identities

Chinese-American adoptees Genevieve Norman and Kate Crotty both undertook a recent trip back to China – but their journey led them to two very different destinations. 132 more words


I’m excited to share the trailer for Dear Wonderful You: Letters to Adopted & Fostered Youth, a forthcoming anthology to which I contributed. I’ll be posting more about the book in the next few months.


ISO Siblings in NY

I looked up on find a grave anyone 1930-1967 female that even seems like they may have had an unknown child (me) born in 1966. But now what? 155 more words


Quebec needs to open its adoption records

I’ve watched the fight to open Quebec’s adoption records for at least 15 years. As time goes by, I’m seeing other places across North America open their records with no problems at all. 1,075 more words


I'm a Finalist -- Happy Poetry News!

I’m excited to share that a poem of mine made the finalist list for day 25 of the 2014 April PAD (poem a day) Challenge… 290 more words


Libraries, Mothers, and Children: Visiting the Awassa Reading Center

Being able to read, and having books, changes the world. I love to read, and take it for granted far too often. When my kids were growing up, the house was full of books. 628 more words