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
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?
Our guest blogger today has been a faithful follower for awhile now and we are so honored that she chose to submit this poignant piece of her story for us to share with all of you. Thank you, Sara, for your openness and willingness to share with our We the Lees community. We trust that… Read More Both Sides Now: Reunion & After
Dear Omma, I see where you’re coming from. I know the culture you are steeped in. I know how you are shamed for sending me away as a newborn. I know how it haunts you 30+ years later. I also know that your society would assume you literally jump off a bridge than deal with… Read More Dear Omma