I’m going back to China for the first time since my adoption!

Well, tomorrow is the day. I'm going back to see my birth country tomorrow.... and I haven't packed. I've been feeling a mixed medley of nervous, anxious and excited. Nervous, because I won't know what to expect, and excited because of the energy of being in a new place. My parents and I have been … Continue reading I’m going back to China for the first time since my adoption!

I am Home: A Poem About Being Adopted

I moved to the states Because of state control Over a population Out of control But that’s not everything Everything could be Anything, Why was i given up? Up, they looked “This is the best for her” Her life will be better this way. Away we will give her, they said. And on July 5, … Continue reading I am Home: A Poem About Being Adopted

Dear California, I Love You!

Hey from the pool again!!It’s a beautiful Thursday evening here in the cloudless, bright-blue skied California.There’s something about blogging poolside that I am enjoying. I don’t know, the screaming of little children, the loud splashes, the yelling of concerned parents, it all really adds to the thought-initiation process. Of course, this is just my opinion.Today … Continue reading Dear California, I Love You!