Blog Posts on the Life That Adoptees Face

Setting up boundaries when meeting our birth parents

Meeting Your Birth Parents

Our happiest moments can be when we meet our “biomom” (biological-) and/or “biodad.” The meeting could be, “oh, boy, I ...

Detachment of Adult Adoptees—and Self-help!

Are you thinking, Oh, c’mon, I weathered the storm of being a child adoptee. I’m beyond all that—and now I ...

How Can You Miss Someone You’ve Never Known?

Phantom Loss Ann Patchett’s main character in the novel The Dutch House asks, “How can I miss someone I’ve never ...

Five Questions of the Adult Adoptee

Five Questions as a Youth On September 30, 2019, Patience Bramlett, a freelance writer for the Adoption Choices of Colorado ...