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Finding Peace with Peggy
April/May 2001 Almost eight years have passed since I found my birthmother, Peggy, deceased. As I reflect on these years I still feel that this was one of the most difficult and stressful experiences in my life. However, I have learned to accept myself as I am. I have learned that I am free to... Rhode Island Adoption Laws
Access to Adoption Records Who May Access Information Citation: Gen. Laws §§ 15-7.2-2; 15-7.2-7 The following persons may use the passive voluntary adoption reunion registry: Birth parents and adult birth siblings The adult adoptee Surviving relatives of a deceased... Don't Assume the Worst
In 1967, Marcelle and Ken began dating. In June of 1968, Marcelle became pregnant. She did not live in an ideal environment in which to raise a child. She struggled with the decision of what she should do and what would be best for the baby she carried. She was seventeen. She had become very... How Many Search?
Although accurate adoption search statistics are hard to come by, it is estimated that approximately 10 to 15% of all adoptees search. In Brodinsky, et al. Search for Self, they speculate that 100% of all adoptees search in some fashion. For some, however, the search is only an inward fantasy...
Adoption.com's Reunion Registry Hits 400,000!
December 23, 2010, 10:32 am
Adoption.com's Search and Reunion Registry has hit 400,000 individual profiles! Across the United States, profiles of those looking for long-lost family members are consistently created, making the Adoption.com Registry the #1 online adoption reunion registry available today. With the... "Feel Good" Adoption Story
August 5, 2007, 3:43 pm
I recently came across one of those “feel good” adoption stories in a Women’s Day magazine. Every now and then I need one of these positive stories. Writing about adoption and being an active member of the adoption community can be a tad overwhelming at times. I see a lot of the “hurt” that... Got REGISTRATION?
October 6, 2013, 9:18 am
Ah, Readers! Bear with me, please, as I get my feet beneath me navigating the Adoption.com site! Having been given permissions to blog in several categories here, I found in retrospect that I had posted under 'adoptee' rather than here under "Adoption Search''. Please read the posts at the links...
Grieving Peggy: Finding a Grave at the End of a Search
As I approach the fifth anniversary of finding Peggy, my birthmother, deceased, I look back and realize that finding a grave at the end of my search was one of the most difficult and stressful... Don't Assume the Worst
In 1967, Marcelle and Ken began dating. In June of 1968, Marcelle became pregnant. She did not live in an ideal environment in which to raise a child. She struggled with the decision of what she... Finding Peace with Peggy
April/May 2001Almost eight years have passed since I found my birthmother, Peggy, deceased. As I reflect on these years I still feel that this was one of the most difficult and stressful experiences...