Monthly Archives: February 2013

“Adoption reunions—do full moons enhance parapsychology and extrasensory perception?”

“When I first saw a picture of my mother a tremendous exhilaration of ecclesiastic fulfillment and ecstatic feelings of self-discovery overcame me. Perhaps, I was born with a vacant spot in my heart and as the vacuum of emptiness was … Continue reading

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“Adoption—cocooning is a major demographic trend in the United States”

“Will you be cocooning this weekend? Staying home with the kids? Looking for a good book to read?” —Judith Land, author & adoptee Social trend: “Cocooning” is the name given to the rapidly increasing American demographic trend toward stay-at-home behavior. More … Continue reading

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Russian Adoption – Принятие русских детей

Детектив книгу Утверждение основано на том, что дети имеют естественное желание узнать что-то о своей биологической семьи, места происхождения, национальности, культуры и истории предков. Хотя примирение между рождением родителей и детей может быть важно для развития положительной самоидентификации и психологического … Continue reading

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“The most botched adoption reunion ever?”

“Everything of value I have ever done scared the heck out of me—overcoming the fear and anxiety of college graduation, qualifying as a nurse, getting married, having a baby, opening a retail business, teaching at the college level, skiing in … Continue reading

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“Preparing for the Adoption Reunion”

“My hands and feet were numb. My heart was racing. I felt panicky. I was considering backing out of my adoption reunion altogether and running away. What if my birth parents didn’t like me?” —Judith Land The opportunity to meet … Continue reading

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Adoption: “Oh! Tell me of my Mother” Judith Land | Adoption Detective

“Oh! Tell Me of My Mother” by Stephen Collins Foster lingered in my memory. The sentimental lyrics brought tears to my eyes. After hearing this song, I hugged my pillow at night, and fantasized about my birth mother.” —Judith Land, … Continue reading

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