I went into reunion alone and clueless. Before being reunited with my son three years ago, I had never even met another birthmother. For all I knew, I might have been the only one on the pl... [more]
I am a 50-year-old birthfather in reunion with my children after twenty-four years of separation by a closed adoption. Our adoption was not typical. I had custody of our 4-year-old boy, and... [more]
This is a short piece I wrote after attending a wedding where I saw the 2 boys I gave up for adoption many years ago. When the invitation arrived, my fist instinct was to not go. I'd been... [more]
In 1975 I was a high school senior. My boyfriend of three years and I became pregnant. It was not a planned pregnancy and we both decided to give this beautiful baby boy up for adoption. We... [more]
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