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  1. 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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  3. 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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  4. All Grown Up

    • By Tanya J. Marlow
    • Published: February 2006
    Poem Thanking Stepdad

    When I was three you fell in love with my mom.
    It was no longer us two, but now us three.
    Not accepting at first, I gave you the shrug but you never managed to give up.

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  6. 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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  7. 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.

  8. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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.

  12. 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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  13. 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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