Specifically, the birthday of my mother by birth. The morning before, I had this thought that there was a birthday I was missing, but I had no idea whose, or even when, just that it was someone’s birthday soon, perhaps that day. 392 more words
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When an adopted child is misbehaving or acting out and the parents ask other adoptive parents why, they are often told that biological children do this too. 377 more words
I’ve listened to adoptees who say that they never experienced trauma or felt loss. That they don’t dwell on being adopted. That they love their families (adoptive) and don’t understand why other adoptees had such a bad experience. 426 more words
This post: Father’s Day it has enough links to get you up to speed.
This is the update: Father Could Be Granted Parental Rights After 8 Years… 17 more words
I know I’ve talked about it before, but I continue to see both adoption agencies and adoptive parents speak on what adoption was like back in the 50’s and 60’s. 688 more words