The last gathering with my birth family before I left Korea after teaching English for three years. Article written for Gwangju News Magazine
Went up to Jeonju to visit my birth family on a day off from school.
As discussed in my recent post about adoption, I am one fortunate human being. First of all, I was adopted as an infant, leaving me free of traumatizing memories of being taken to a new land as a school-age child, when memories are retrievable. My adoptive family is wonderful and supportive; never did I feel … Continue reading My Parents Meet My Parents
On being a Korean American adoptee
My Korean birth family's first letter to me.
Chuseok and a temple stay in South Korea
Making Kimchi with my birth mother in Jeonju, South Korea