Tag: mother and son

Here Is What I Wish I Knew About Motherhood

What really happens when you become ‘Mom’. Do you remember the day your child was born? The care ride to the hospital.  How you will NEVER be able to travel those same roads without that feeling of nervousness in your stomach accompanied by flashbacks of that exact moment. I remember telling my husband he can

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A Letter to My Adopted Son: On Having to Share You

November is National Adoption Month and with this, I add my truth to all the rest that is bravely being spoken. “I didn’t give you the gift of life; life gave me the gift of you…” To my son, The other day you told me that sometimes you want to be “un-adopted”. It broke my heart, but I

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