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A Broken Biological Fatherís Story

I am the birth father of a now 19 year old girl, her name is Tavia. I was 17 (her mom was 17 also) when she was born and I wanted to be in her life, well the birth mom did not let me. I wa... [more]

Reunited, Partially

Back in 1991 I gave birth to Ashley, and then in 1992 I gave birth to Megan. They were children #3 and #4 for me. I was involved with their father and drugs, and lost custody of them to the ... [more]

My Heart is Broken

I'm 26 going on 27. I've shared my stories with clinics that are a blessing to young women in furthering their education and options. I've been pregnant 7 times, have had four beautiful gir... [more]

A Mother's Grief

In 1971, I had graduated from high school early and had given birth to a beautiful little girl, whom I placed for adoption. I have never gotten over it. Both of my parents have passed away ... [more]

I Became a Mother at 11

My first child was given up for adoption when I was eleven. At the time of the birth I was placed in foster care by the government because I was impregnated by my brother. After the birth th... [more]

I'm Still Mommy

My child was adopted by his paternal grandparents when he was eight months old. His father and I were still together at the time. He promised me that the adoption was "just temporary&qu... [more]

Tricked and Still Searching for My Son

I was 24 years old when I was about to have my baby that was planned.I was married then, happily at first then my husband snapped. My son, 5 years older than my baby to be, and I were left ... [more]

Never Stopped Loving Him!

When I became the "Birth Mother" I was dating a really cool guy, as I graduated and started college, and he finished high school. I found out I was pregnant pretty soon after we h... [more]

The Hardest Thing I Have Ever Done

Hi, my name is Whitney, and I am 17 years old. I just gave my son up for adoption. I had him on June 26, 2003 at 10:18 am; he was 8lbs 12oz and 21in long. He was a big boy, and he had a hea... [more]

Looking for Love in All the Wrong Places

My story may be common but for me it was a life changing moment that has effected me for 30 years. I write in hopes of sharing compassion, pain and most of all to be just a little closer to... [more]

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