Despite the missing words, there are inscriptions where I tell him how much he was wanted, how intelligent he is, how he is our greatest gift.
“What is the name of my real mother?” When I heard these words, my stomach sank a bit.
The word “breakfast” elicits a range of responses from my intense and quirky son. “Breakfast” can be an experience that is a precursor to something that he dreads or somewhere completely overwhelming. That very same word “Breakfast” can also provide joy, excitement and pure relaxation.
Once I shared my dream with those I loved most, a funny thing happened; I started taking steps to make my dream become a reality.
We were told that the adoption would be quick and low risk because of the birth mother's past legal issues and other circumstances.
By Kelly Hirt. When my son was five years old, he was identified as highly gifted.