Though we could write on it forever (obviously), this is the final installment in this series on adoptee community. Click to read parts One and Two. We have white names with Korean faces that don’t match. For a number of us, that has been the singular characteristic that others have used to define us our… Read More A Lingo of Their Own
I recently discovered this piece that I wrote but never published last year. It seems to go hand-in-hand with our last post on Community, so this feels like the right time to release it into the world. — w There are many versions of Whitney. There’s the introvert, who can easily go days on end… Read More The Truest Form
It’s strange to think of where I was less than ten years ago. I was a generally happy person with a lot of friends, but quite lonely. Not lonely in the sense of lacking companionship, but more like someone without people close who understood. Who understood the complexities of adoption. Of what it’s like to… Read More Community
In our last post, we announced that we are returning to Korea this fall. We can’t wait to get there! Unlike previous trips, though, we are almost as excited about the journey as the destination. Say what?! Yes, this is truly a first for us. We normally dread the long hours of travel, smashed into… Read More Business Class Award Flight to Korea
Hi Readers! It’s been awhile, hasn’t it? We apologize for the absence and we have missed you, but it was a much needed respite. So to answer our most frequently asked question as of late, where in the world have we been?! The short answer is: everywhere! We were able to travel all of 2017… Read More Where Have We Been?