Category Archives: Searching for Me

Stories and things about my searches. For every person and everything I’ve ever searched for, the on common theme has always been the search for myself. Who am I?

Who Am I?

That’s a good question. One that I’m still figuring out, through much research and discovery. Not long ago, I had done the DNA testing for lineage offered on Ancestry.com http://www.ancestry.com/ While I was still fairly young, I was told by … Continue reading

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Principles Vs Rules

Rules are OK… You memorize them, follow them, and before long you’re hopelessly wrapped up in and bound by  them. Rules are restricting, controlling, and in my humble opinion they can be stifling in undesirable ways. Principles are also OK… … Continue reading

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Identity, Connection, Sense of Self

I have to admit that I do feel a little cheated. Living my whole life and only recently becoming aware that I’ve had no real concept of who I am. All inclusive. Tomorrow is Mother’s Day, May 11, 2014. That … Continue reading

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Why did I search?

The search does not begin for any adoptee until they discover that they are in fact an adoptee. In that moment of discovery, a door appears within the self of the adoptee and it is closed. What may be hidden … Continue reading

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It Begins…

Simply put, I was adopted. If you need to keep things simple for yourself, then stop reading here. All my life I had to listen to everyone else’s version of the truth. I was expected to just accept that, and … Continue reading

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