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"Fun Home", by Alison Bechdel

Graphic Memoir, published 2007, available from Amazon.

I tell people I don’t like comics or graphic novels, but really that’s not true. Tintin, Asterix and Pogo were among my best friends growing up, and as an adult I’ve stumbled over several graphic novels and loved them. 103 more words

On The Shelf

Your life laid bare: the adoption assessment

Before being formally approved as an adopter, you work with a social worker who puts together your Prospective Adopters’ Report. Also known as a PAR (no surprise here that the process is littered with acronyms) the report is intended to gather together all possible information about you to judge your suitability as an adopter and a parent. 738 more words

Top Ten Songs On The Kendallrock Stereo:

1. Kodachrome Ghosts – James Dean Bradfield
2. You’ve Got The Answer Wrong – Orlando
3. Disco Cafe Society – Jack
4. Anna Lee, The Healer – Beach Boys… 24 more words

A Gay Dad's Guide to the Men's Room for Single and Lesbian Moms

I am a fan of blog writer Shannon Ralph.  She recently wrote a piece that hit me right in my dad-spot called  11 Things Only the Parents of Boys Understand… 1,884 more words

Prejudice

Where to start? Find the right adoption team for you

Our journey to adoption started about two years ago and the first challenge we faced was finding the right team for us. The common perception is that you can only adopt through your own local authority. 520 more words

New Post on NY Metro Parents!

Sorry about the lack of posts lately. I hope you’re all enjoying your summer as much as I am. If you’re a parent anywhere in the NY Metro area, as I am, you’ve probably flipped through a copy of NY Metro Parents in one of its many incarnations. 126 more words

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