There's a common myth in our society that adoption is a Plan B for life. On the contrary, it's Plan A for our life and countless others.
This is part of a multi-blog series called “Adoption Is” for National Adoption Month 2019. Read the entire series. Today is the halfway point of my 30 words about adoption in 30 days. You've heard me describe the highs, lows and the uncomfortable aspects. But, I can only speak from a parent's point of view. Today, … Continue reading Adoption is Trauma
More than a year after our adoption was complete, someone asked me if I felt like I was finally a dad. That was awkward. It just goes to show that adoption is a process.
Underneath the swirls of fondant on a 3-D cake nothing is as it seems. So too with adoption. Beneath the surface is layers of nuance and imperfection.
Three Little Words is a captivating tale of a little girl's journey through a broken foster care system. It will open your eyes to the life of a foster child and encourage you to do better. A must read for all prospective foster parents.