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Anon: On Being the Adoptive Mother

You know one, or know someone who knows one, or you are one. An adoptive Mom. For whatever reason, the child that calls them or you Mom came from another woman’s uterus. I am an adoptive mom. For reasons too complex to delve into here and now, my husband and I chose adoption as a …

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Renee: On Being a Wrangler of Tweens

It seems like I’ve been waiting for this day forever.  I’ve had vivid fantasies about it.  I’ve begged the universe to keep me sane until it arrived.  I remember feeling as though it would never. ever. come. And here it is.   All three of my kids are finally no longer attached to my hip and …