Category Archives: Essays

Yes, someone is suffering as much as you are

I will not be popular among my fellow adoptees for saying this, but I’ll say it anyway. Somewhere out there, there is someone suffering more or as much as you are. I say this because I dislike using any label … Continue reading

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Ethnomedicine essay

This is an essay I did for my cultural Anthropology class (Magic, Witchcraft and Religion) I received an A on it. This details a trip to a Korean spa and Korean medicine. First, I should disclose that I am a … Continue reading

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Where are the Happy Adoptees?

I’m sure the other adoptees will chime in but I will say this up front: Try not to categorize a human experience into angry or happy. That’s something that this industry tries to sell to you and is so dismissive … Continue reading

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