Category Archives: ADOPTION

Do Bio-moms Abandon Children Released for Adoption?

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (#COMe) QUESTION FOR MOTHER’S DAY 2016: DO BIO-MOMS WHO RELEASE THEIR NEWBORN FOR ADOPTION ABANDON THEM? Adoption has been part of my life since my husband and I first applied to an adoption agency in 1967. No, … Continue reading

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Dear Mom, I Wish You’d Told Me You Released My Two Sisters for Adoption

Dear Mom, I wish you’d somehow found a way to inform me that you released not one, but two, of my younger sisters for adoption. I already wrote you the following letter: My Mother’s Special 90th Birthday Gift At the end … Continue reading

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Opening Birth Records to Adult Adoptees in PA? HB 162 – 2015

Carolyn’s Online Magazine OPENING BIRTH RECORDS TO ADULT ADOPTEES IN PENNSYLVANIA? HB 162 – 2015 As a former human service worker and an adoptive parent I’m aware how a lack of a medical and a cultural history can affect an … Continue reading

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PA Rep. Benninghoff 2015 Action on Open Records for Adult Adoptees

Carolyn’s Online Magazine (COMe)  PA. REP. BENNINGHOFF TO INTRODUCE A NEW 2015 BILL CONCERNING OPEN RECORDS FOR ADULT ADOPTEES  NOTE: To read general articles about adoption click on the ADOPTION category in CAROLYN’S COMPOSITIONS.  ~~~~~~~~~~~ On January 11, 2015, I … Continue reading

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