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  1. My Choice

    • By Becki C
    • Published: July 2015
    Poem About Taking Time With Child Before Adoption

    The first time I looked into your eyes I cried.
    You looked at me, knowing who I was,
    Falling asleep because you knew you were safe.
    I held you close as much as I could, knowing who you were

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  3. The Heart Of Adoption

    • By Lynda Dangelo
    • Published: February 2006

    The heart of adoption
    It's quite an option.
    You take the chance,
    expect the best and...

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    I was adopted when I was two and now I am 15. I read this poem and I showed my parents and all three of us started crying.

  4. Mother, Where Are You?

    • By Beth J. Krantz
    • Published: February 2006

    It's as if I have always known you;
    I'm curious, do we look alike?
    Do I have your smile, your eyes, your passion for life?
    Do we talk the same way, walk the same way? ...

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    Have you ever found her yet? Do you think my daughter will have these thoughts? I last saw her at age 7. She's about to be 9. My aunt adopted her and is keeping her from me. She's teasing me...

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  6. Raelyn's Poem

    • By Leah L. Cole
    • Published: July 2016
    Poem From Teen Mother Missing Child

    Writing you is a lot harder than I thought,
    Because when I start I always seem to fall apart.

    I hate not seeing you or even having you near,

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  7. Who Am I?

    • By Kelly
    • Published: May 2008
    Adoption Questions

    Who Am I? Where Am I From?
    Who Was My Dad? Who Was My Mom?
    Was I The First? Was I The Last?
    Where Was My Beginning? What Was My Past?...

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    Yes I do relate to this poem.....
    I was adopted from birth. My mother and father left me in the hospital. I have been told it is because I was born with hip deformity. The mum and dad I'm...

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  8. Birthmother

    • By LeAnn Fischer
    • Published: February 2006

    We have a bond, dear birthmother and I,
    It's the love of a child, we can't deny.
    You are a blessing from afar,
    To send to us your bright, shining star....

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    I am a birth Mom! And I for the first time so relieved, moved and without words. Because this is my story. She is the adoption Mother, I am the birth Mother. And I had a letter just like that...

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  10. Wonder

    • By Klaudia
    • Published: December 2013
    Poem About Relationship With Adopted Parents

    You don't understand!
    Nobody ever does!
    You treat a dog better than me,
    And you wonder why I always sit in my room with the door shut....

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    Brianna, before you know it you will be grown. You will be moving out to start a life of your own. Just finish school. Get good grades. Try to make close friends. Don't ever be afraid to...

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  11. From The Love Of A Grandmother

    • By Sandy Mesquita
    • Published: September 2017

    From the moment I knew of you, so many emotions filled my mind.
    This wasn't supposed to happen, not right now; I cried.

    My love for you began to grow, which makes this so very hard.

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  12. Jenny Lee

    • By James D.
    • Published: December 2008
    Forgive Me, Love Dad

    I wasn't there to hear your borning cry
    Light that day foreshadowed my night
    Begrudgingly surrendered that most desired one fall
    Though fearful of regrets hoped time would heal all ...

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  13. Mirror Image

    • By Christy Metzler
    • Published: September 2011
    Birth Mother Poem

    As I watched you dance tonight
    Upon that lighted stage
    I realized what you've become
    My eyes can see so clearly...

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