This Crazy Life

Finding Family: A Bittersweet Saga

A year ago, I wrote "Finally Finding Family." I'd always wanted to know the true story of my birth and why I was given up for adoption. With DNA testing, many adoptees like me, who had given up hope of finding their birth families, are now able to do it. It's been a wild, emotional,… Continue reading Finding Family: A Bittersweet Saga

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Finally Finding Family

I was told a pretty story, growing up. It went like this... I was given up for adoption at birth. My birth mother was 19, and already had a 3 year old boy. She was a navy brat, living with her parents. Her mother, my birth grandmother, was sick with vaguely described "women's issues." She… Continue reading Finally Finding Family