Please don’t ask an adoptee this!

It is hard enough sometimes to talk about being adopted. Everyone just wants to feel loved. I don’t care who you are, that’s the bottom line. You … Please don’t ask an adoptee this!

Twitter thread upset me yesterday.

As soon as an adoptee dares to disagree with the savior narrative woven into adoption, and specifically transracial adoption, the adoptees assumed … Twitter thread upset me yesterday. People really need to think before they speak. Do not act like you know how another’s shoes feel if you have never worn them! I am adopted.Continue reading “Twitter thread upset me yesterday.”

The Art of Dismissing the Adoptee’s Voice…

A post from a long time ago, one that I reposted in 2015 and that’s the post you’ll see linked below. I dug it up because a conversation happened on … The Art of Dismissing the Adoptee’s Voice…

Do You Believe in Miracles? Our Adoption Story

Out of respect for the privacy of my adopted children, we rarely publicly discuss our adoption story. This is personal to us and especially to them. … Do You Believe in Miracles? Our Adoption Story

Adoptee Remembrance Day

Jean never found out who her family was. Nearly five decades older than me, Jean was a lovely, sweet lady who, knowing of my husbands affection for … Adoptee Remembrance Day There are many stories out there like this. Do not take your adoption questions to the grave. “Seek and you shall find.” Luke 11:9.Continue reading “Adoptee Remembrance Day”

Adoptees Deserve Better

Steve Inskeep, is a co-host of NPR’s “Morning Edition” and “Up First.” He is an adoptee and an adoptive father. He penned an op-ed in the New York … Adoptees Deserve Better There are so many stories like this. We have to work together to change certain laws with accessing adoption records. If you areContinue reading “Adoptees Deserve Better”

Disclosure Vetoes

I am going to be real with you, dear readers. I’m case that statement confuses you, by real I mean there is going to be some swearing involved. If a … Disclosure Vetoes I found this on one of my favorite blogger’s posts. I did not know that this type of veto existed! I haveContinue reading “Disclosure Vetoes”

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