Adoption stories, books, poems, and more

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Mayor Satch schemes to get Sarah's boss to give her a raise so he may earn her respect. Jennifer grows tired of raising Howard and explores adoption. Anella is caught off guard when Jim and Sandy team up with a new friend to vandalize City Hall. Read More
My Dad's rags to riches story and the search for over 19 brothers and sisters. Read More
Adoption is a dichotomy of emotions as one ages. Sometimes after a somber night of disturbing images, I’m left with no morning recourse but to ground the night’s dreams through pen and paper, hoping such working of the persistent inner-voices will rid the dreams of darkness. (Image by Maria Avrimonic) Read More

Tags: adoption

Book / Fantasy

April 25, 2019

Heidi is a lovable person, hardly ever gets angry. But there are some things in life that can really hurt. Note: I started writing this story without knowing where it's going to lead me. Read More

Reads: 481

Comments: 3

Shelves: 2

The Booksie Classic House

This book is based upon true events. This story is part of my family history and has personally changed my life forever. At 22, my younger sister was diagnosed with a life-long illness that permanently changed the course of her life and mine. This book will take you on a… Read More
Jack and Arty Mason are living the perfect life, until they adopt a new son into the family: Daniel. Do you really know who you're letting into your home? Read More
Romance, family, and faith are three words that summarize the fascinating story of Dr. Kelly and her new patient Sarah. There is a mystery between them and the more they discover about each other, the more they usher in major life-changing experiences. Yet in a world where stories are… Read More
the corruption of the foster care system is often ignored and here’s why. Read More
I am adopted and have recently been united with my birth aunt and birth mother. Read More

Tags: pain, adoption

Book / Other

November 27, 2017

Jack (aka Sean) and Mark even their friends lose their job on YouTube because it is being taken down.What will they do now? Mark and Sean get a kid?! Wait wait what was that sound? Read More
A couple dreamed of having children of their own... But a mysterious man isn't going to allow them to live happily ever after.. Read More
a single woman finds an abandoned newborn baby boy on the front porch of her house. Read More
Child born with several special needs, orphaned in India, finds a family in the United States of America. This is her story. Read More
Family adopts little boy who has global physical and mental delays; this is their story. Read More
It's a poem about adoption. No I did not come up with it I found it offline. But I liked it so I'm posting it on here. that's a link for it. I edited and added some of my own words. Read More

Tags: adoption

Raven and her family are going out to eat for the holiday, a place they've never gone before. A tragedy occurs. Coda and Raven are all that is let of their, now, shattered family. What happens when Raven and her little brother Coda are put in foster care and left… Read More

Tags: adoption

Poem / Poetry

February 21, 2017

This poem is about two-year-old twin toddlers that lost their parents during wartime in Iraq. Their parents were friends of mine. I was stationed at the same base in northern California. The grandparents (who were wonderful) adopted the twins. The twins were their whole life. While writing this poem I'm… Read More
Just a little short story I wrote a while back for a contest. Recently found it in my documents and decided to post Read More
A short story on one individual's experience with adoption and adapting to a new culture. The individual struggles with communication and being understood by his new family. This story takes you on the journey of young Charlie and his life within his new family. Read More

Reads: 862

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Businessman Brian and his girlfriend Jeannine buy The House on Willow St. They are happy, but the girl next door, Allie is not, and for good reason. Why? Read More
This story deals with the inhumaneness of some rich people. They think that every part of life can be bought with money, but the LORD wills otherwise. Read More
Saranna, a young orphan with a past riddled with pain and broken dreams, arrives at her new home in America feeling cast off and insecure. She longs for the love of her father, who was taken from her when she was very young. In the midst of struggling to find… Read More
A story of my life to hopefully shed some light on what being adopted means and how it can affect one's life. Read More

Short Story / Romance

July 22, 2016

Reads: 718

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A 16 year old who finds love . This story is not true, I just started writing and came up with this . Let me know what you think . Thanks Read More
This is the saddest story I've ever written. Hope you like it guys! *NOTE* This is not finished yet Read More

Poem / Poetry

February 02, 2016

Reads: 355

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A true, amazing story about adoption. Read More

Tags: love, family, adoption

A long, long time ago in the time of dinosaurs, an orphaned baby ankylosaurus was born. Alone and defenseless he ran into a big, ferocious tyrannosaurus. The tyrannosaurus had initially wanted to eat the baby but ended up adopting the little one as his own. Read More

Book / Non-Fiction

October 13, 2015

I was born to a poor disabled mother and my father was a drug addict and an alcoholic. I am a victim of the system, a social outcast from birth who has wandered from one “home” to the next never feeling as if I belonged in any of them. Read More
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