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Greetings Loved Ones! Liu Is The Name, And Views Are My Game.

You ever heard the expression, “this is stranger than fiction?” Well, I have, and it was what kept repeating in the back of my mind while I was watching… 672 more words

Film Review

Appeals Court Oral Arguments for Larry and Carri Williams

This morning the Washington State Court of Appeals heard oral arguments for Larry and Carri Williams, who are seeking to overturn their convictions for the death of their adopted Ethiopian daughter, Hana Alemu. 772 more words


Light at the End of the International Adoptee Citizenship Tunnel

Adoptive parents and adoption agency professionals: Step up with adoptees. Insist on US citizenship for all international adoptees. Contact your Congressional representatives. Share this news. 481 more words


HuffPost Live Segment 11-11-15 “Fighting Misconception of Adoption” #WhatsWorking

This morning I participated in a HuffPost Live Segment: “Fighting Misconception of Adoption” hosted by Nancy Redd with Psychotherapist Dr. Barbara Freedgood and adoptive mother Whitney Smith of… 633 more words


ROOM (The bestselling book , now a movie) and Adoption

Since ROOM has been made into a movie and it is #NAAM, I thought I would repost this from 2011. Haven’t seen the movie yet but I plan to go.  1,319 more words


Jesus said, “Let the little children come to Me.” Matt 19:14

I saw something similar to this at an antique store yesterday, only tackier. Very White Jesus and children of various nationalities, to illustrate the song:

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Reflection (a poem)

In response to today’s National Adoption Month prompt from Lost Daughters, I’d like to share a poem I wrote years ago after my first child was born. 133 more words