I was recently asked to do a guest post on a fellow adoptive momma’s blog. She is doing a series on adoption-related topics, and I wrote mine on failed adoption. Here is the the beginning, and a link to the rest is here.
The pain of failed adoption
Adoption, to me, was supposed to be a magical thing. Ever since I was a little girl I had hoped to have the chance to adopt a child. I don’t know if it was my little girl obsession with the movie, “Annie”, or if it was my mother’s incessant request for a “happy family” (which I therefore thought everyone in the universe deserved) but since I was young, I wanted to adopt ….