A story from one of my favorite bloggers: read the full-length version if you have a chance. -Jaye
Editorial Note: In April 2013, John Nooney wrote a series on his adoption. We think his message is an important one and he agreed to cut the 12,000 word feature down to 1,000 words to accommodate the needs of this site, a frankly heroic effort and something for which we are most appreciative. After reading this post, you may wish to read the longer piece on John’s blog HERE and we encourage you to do so. The details are interesting and thought-provoking.
Think about that.
When you share information about yourself, it is the first response that matters most; the first reply has the biggest emotional impact.
So, if the first response to news of adoption is wanting to know if you’ve found your birth-mother (often…
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