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  1. Who Are We?

    Growing Up Adopted

    My mother was adopted.
    All the records tightly sealed.
    Now all she has are questions,
    Like wounds that never healed.

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    For some of us, meeting our parents saved our lives. I'm sorry things got hard. It is definitely hard to look at yourself and wonder where your nose, eyes, etc. came from. It's difficult to...

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  3. The Truth Behind A Mother And A Mom

    • By Rosie Choate'
    • Published: September 2011
    Foster Mom I'm Ready To Be Adopted

    --Most people mistake a Mother and a Mom for the same things, well in reality there's a big difference.

    -a Mother is someone who gets pregnant
    -a Mom is someone who plans for your arrival...

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    My name is Livia. I go by Liv though. I was taken away from my biological mother when I was 9 because of her drug addiction. I was abused constantly and basically was a mother to my...

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  4. 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.

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  6. When My Life Began

    • By Rachael
    • Published: November 2009
    It Was Nothing But A Mistake

    I don't understand why you chose him over me
    I was there, or could you just not see.
    I would have done everything right,
    But instead you chose him, and to stay and fight.

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    Hi Rachel. I could feel the pain within your poem. Truthfully I understand what you are feeling & what you are going through. I was abandoned by my birth parents as well and with all the...

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  7. Bright Blue Eyes

    • By Ellie C. Hammond
    • Published: April 2018
    Biological And Adoptive Mothers

    My Mother gave me my talents and traits.
    My Mam taught me to embrace them.

    My Mother gave me my fears and doubts.

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    This story touched my heart deeply. As an adoptee, I relate to this greatly. Thank you so much.

  8. Thank You For Taking Care Of Me

    • By Jessica
    • Published: June 2008

    Thank you
    For everything you have ever done
    To make my life better.
    I might deny it sometimes,

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    Since I was born, I have never been loved by a person like the way my parents do. I was sometimes naughty, but they guided me through the right path. Days were sometimes dark friends turned...

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  10. Happy Birthday Baby Girl

    • By Brandi Burnette
    • Published: September 2011
    From Birth Mother

    18 years ago was the first time that we met
    I held you in my arms so tight as I gently wept
    I'll never forget the day that you were born
    I've held onto those memories for so long.....

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    This poem speaks to my heart. Word for word my feelings every year on my daughters birthday. Tomorrow she will turn 22. I still pray every day that God will lead her back to me. Thank you for...

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  11. 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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  12. When Hope Is Given

    • By Sheila T. Williams
    • Published: July 2010

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    You gave me hope to smile
    it dried my weeping eyes.
    You gave me hope to trust again,
    through your love you showed me how....

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    I have been adopted since I was five and My family just recently took in my best friend because his foster dad did not want him anymore. God has blessed us much, because he is the best big...

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  13. Letting Go

    • By Stephanie Mason
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem From Mom Giving Child Up For Adoption

    Your cry pierced the morning silence
    All I heard was you.
    I blocked out the sounds,
    I blocked out the sights....

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