Archive for February, 2014

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Adoption

Post Traumatic Stress Disorder and Adoption

Written by on 21 February, 2014 in Adoption & Mental Health with 0 Comments

For the last two weeks I’ve been in a real funk; it finally hit me: my a-mother’s little brother died.  He was 82 years old.  My a-mother cried when she got the news, and I felt real bad for her.  Her first words, “Can I go to the funeral?” “No.  It’s a three and a […]

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Dickson Couple lose 9 year-old; birth father’s rights restored after illegal termination.

Dickson Couple lose 9 year-old; birth father’s rights restored after illegal termination.

Written by on 10 February, 2014 in Adoption with 0 Comments

“Oh good, Charlie’s wife is here.  Would you get me my pills?”  My mother commands.  She’s having one of those days where she’s confused.  “It’s nice when she’s here.  I like her.”  My mother states diplomatically to herself. It’s nice to know that my mother thinks I do a responsible job caring for her, and […]

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