Photo essay of the first book tour for new book Adoption Unfiltered, authored by an adoptee, a birth parent, and an adoptive parent.
The best advice for adoptive parents from season 4 of Adoption: The Long View podcast. Plus audio excerpts from Adoption Unfiltered!
An interview with the authors of Adoption Unfiltered, revealing why and how to reimagine adoption for adoptees and those who love them.
At age 48, columnist Brad Ewell discovered he had a Ghost Kingdom to explore. Here’s what helped him decide to take up residence there.
Open Adoption Advice for Tricky Situations
Open Adoption is HARD (but worth it)
Regular old parenting can get tough, but add in emotionally-charged elements around adoption and things can get really hairy. No parenting guide can give all the answers, but once you know how to set your parenting GPS you’ll know how to find answers right for you in a particular situation.
* To emphasize the integrating of BothAnd, I deliberately do not use a hyphen.
I hear you when you say “I want a closed adoption.” I was there, too, and I had to unlearn a few things everyone “knows” about adoption.
How can it happen that an adoptive parent doesn’t see it coming, their child connecting with birth parents? It’s no fun to be gobsmacked!
A digest of readers’ (and my own!) favorite essays. Pull up a post and stay awhile.