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"I am getting pressure from my family. I need to have my son back." I fell into my chair not believing what I was hearing. We had our son since he was three days old and now a year later, she was asking for him back.
When I wrote my memoir, Battered Hope, one of the many traumas I shared is losing our little boy and the pain that penetrated like none other. Then a year later, we adopted another little boy and his mother changed her mind before we ever got to hold him. I…Continue
Added by Carol Graham on August 7, 2013 at 6:00pm — No Comments
"81 YEAR OLD MAN IS KILLED WHILE RIDING HIS BIKE" That was the headline in the small town's newspaper. It really says very little and the normal response would be something to the effect that he lived a good life and probably didn't suffer as his death was on impact.
Allow me to tell you about…
Added by Carol Graham on July 2, 2013 at 7:17pm — No Comments
Everyone makes choices, some good, some not so good. The difficulty lies in learning to live with them. I learned the long-term effects of one bad choice that led my life into a downward spiral.
My sharpest memories were shrouded in darkness, and no amount of hope for the future could change the past. I wanted to find my reset button, but the only thing I could do was put one foot in front of the other and continue onward, hoping each cloud had a silver lining.
This is not…Continue
Added by Carol Graham on June 18, 2013 at 4:14pm — No Comments