My journey into the public realm of adoption discourse began with two life-changing interactions: I found and reunited with my birth mother during the time frame that I was getting to know my husband’s adult adopted son. I was in my thirties. Reuniting with birth family meant I learned for the first time about the … Continue reading Talking about Adoption in Public Spaces
I’ve been ruminating on why I’m so drawn to social media and on what I hope to get out of using it. We writers are continually being told by those in publishing who know about these things that we should build our “platforms,” cultivate our audience, even before we have a book to sell. Certainly … Continue reading Why blog? Why tweet?
If you've been following, you've probably noticed that I've missed a week or two here. I'm on a summer schedule right now, which means kids and hubby come first and writing commitments place a distant second. In a month or so I'll be back to full steam. I've enjoyed talking here about the books I've been … Continue reading The Week Past and Some Words About This Blog