Category Archives: adoption/foster care

the radio thing

When I was the pseudo-hippie version of myself in college, I would get wrapped up in song. I was a music major for the majority of my schooling, but I would not get caught up in the traditional opera fare … Continue reading

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answering the call « Vessel Unto Honour

answering the call « Vessel Unto Honour. There is much to say about the direction we see ourselves heading, but it’s just not time to say it yet. While I’m itching to map out details and tell you exactly how … Continue reading

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Moonrise Kingdom: the many ways I heart Wes Anderson and how we also watched Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter

I recently wandered into a conversation about ‘happy endings’ with my supervisor. She will only watch, read something where there is a happy ending, and I stated the obvious question “how do you know?” to which she replied “well, of … Continue reading

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Yesterday, I was reading a post on one of my forums that asked a simple question…”how do you know if adoption is right for you?” I ended up not even responding to the thread because all I could think was … Continue reading

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