This week was the start of this thing called Schedule Fest at my school. What this entitles is putting in requests for what classes you want to take next year. 382 more words
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Most of us work very hard to not make mistakes.
I hate making mistakes. Almost every humiliating mistake I have made is chiseled in my memory – the Sunday in 8th grade when I tripped and fell down the stairs as an acolyte and the congregation gasped like they were watching fireworks on the 4th of July (I still remember how I ripped my panty hose, broke a toe nail and almost lit my dress on fire); or the time I was beside myself leaving a note on the windshield of a car that I had just side swiped in a parking lot. 875 more words
I am sharing this in hopes that someone else who is going through a hard time can know they are not alone. These thoughts here are hurtful, and we adoptees are left with these kind of thoughts. 1,236 more words