Monthly Archives: February 2016

How Is It Going?

People ask, “How are things going?” My mind whirls around the events of the past few days. Should I mention the day that I sat for four hours holding a crying child because a puzzle piece didn’t fit correctly into … Continue reading

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The Orphanage

If the word orphanage conjures up images of a Charles Dickens novel, you would be shocked at the sight of the place K spent the last 5 years. Four stories. A huge indoor playground with skylights so natural light can … Continue reading

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First Days

When you adopt from a “waiting child list,” you are not expecting a healthy infant. Children are placed on the list because of special needs, which range from minor to very severe, and for no other reason than their age. … Continue reading

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