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  • Is being adopted unlucky ?
  • by beatricesmith Last comment: 21 Nov 2014 03:25 PM
  • To me, a better title might have been "Why adoptees aren't necessarily the "lucky" child you think they are". I suspect her reply is probably in answer to the question: "Wow, you are SO lucky being adopted!"


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  • the selfish choice?
  • by Dickons Last comment: 20 Nov 2014 03:16 PM
  • I just wanted to post so I stopped seeing the post with someone offering you her email address if you want to talk - in the new posts in the adult adoptee section. Kind regards, Dickons


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  • the selfish choice?
  • by Dickons Last comment: 20 Nov 2014 03:16 PM
  • I just wanted to post so I stopped seeing the post with someone offering you her email address if you want to talk - in the new posts in the adult adoptee section. Kind regards, Dickons


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Community Center    For all touched by adoption: blog, stories, poetry, reviews, activism, tech support, more...
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  • the selfish choice?
  • by Dickons Last comment: 20 Nov 2014 03:16 PM
  • I just wanted to post so I stopped seeing the post with someone offering you her email address if you want to talk - in the new posts in the adult adoptee section. Kind regards, Dickons


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Search and Reunion    Adoption birthfamily and adoptee search messages, support, reunion stories, more...
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  • Adoptee Girl - ISO Birth Parents (19Jul1961 Birth) Seneca, SC
  • by garden98 Last comment: Today at 07:54 AM
  • I was born 19 July 1961 in Seneca, South Carolina. I was adopted on 31 August 1961. I am 53 years old and looking for my birth parents. My birth mother was 28 when she had me about 5 foot 6, brunette, grey eyes. I don't know much of anything else other than my Baby name was Karen Denise. When I was adopted how surprised they were when the nurse said come see baby "Denise" My adoptive...


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Special Needs and Attachment    Adopting & parenting children with challenges: attachment, drug & alcohol exposure, ADHD, more...

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Foster Care and Adoption    Becoming a foster parent, foster parenting, adopting foster children, subsidies, & more.
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  • What ARE These Behaviors?
  • by Smarty Last comment: 14 minutes ago
  • I wish all FP would read "Damaged Angels". It starts with the story of the authors daughter. One of her symptoms is not feeling pain even when jumping off decks or having a huge gash. There are many other case stories woven through the book. I finished it in a few days it was so well written. Sensory & ADHD are also often found in kids that should be diagnosed on the spectrum of...


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Sue Ellen Smith & Donnie Jay Gribble - (12 Jul 2014 12:02 AM)
I was born in 1972 to Sue Ellen Smith & Donnie Jay Gribble. I was told at age 26 by my Step-Mom that I have a brother! My Mother & I don't talk, haven't for years. So I called & confronted her with i...
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What I know. .. - (12 Jul 2014 12:28 AM)
I think he was born 2 years before me but I'm not sure. I was born in 1972. Mom is Sue Ellen Smith DOB 2/22/1952 & Dad is Donnie Jay Gribble DOB 09/07/1951. My Mom & Dad are almost exactly 20 years o...
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Looking for biological brother (Gribble or Smith) - (07 Aug 2014 11:14 AM)
Looking for my bilogical brother born to Sue Ellen Smith from Newport News, Va, her DOB is 2/22/52....
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ISO Granddaughter - (20 Oct 2014 09:01 PM)
Have been searching for Granddaughter since 2003.She was born in North Myrtle Beach, SC, but was adopted in Brunswick County NC. Birthdate 10/07/1982. She had red hair at birth. Would like very muc...
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