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Adoptees Are Being Abused, But We're Too Busy Praising Adoptive Parents to Notice

As an adoptee, the news about the Hart mothers driving themselves and their 6 adopted kids off a cliff last week hits really close to home. 693 more words

Googling Strangers- An Adoption Poem

I Google family found and lost. The ones on my biological father’s side. Uninterested in reunion, communication, excess.

Examining familiar faces, posted on social media, wondering what it’s like to erase a sister, bad seed, father’s whorish mistake. 127 more words

Adoptees In The News

New equipment fit for the strand

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WAGS’ plea to Kyly: It’s better without you

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IN her heyday she was one of the most divisive cricket WAGS. 4,698 more words

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Wine and Dine Your Way Through Napa Valley at the Elegant Ink House Inn

Though the landscape of Napa Valley still shows the scars of last fall’s fires, this month’s opening of the elegant new Ink Hose hotel is further evidence that California’s beloved wine region is… 334 more words

Travel

Say Olá to Portugal’s Cool New Boutique Hotel

As Portugal’s popularity among discerning travelers continues to rise, so too does the number of fabulous new hotels popping up within its borders. Algarve has long been a favorite for its… 373 more words

Travel

Shonda Rimes Is a Racist

Okay, maybe that’s strong phrasing. Then again, maybe it’s true. Maybe she’s just overrated because people feel good about themselves when they support a black female producer. 1,435 more words

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