Adoption trauma

by Michelle Riess Throughout my adoption discovery, writing has been very therapeutic for me. Unfortunately, writing about my adoption on this website is no longer providing me with the peace or clarity it once brought. While I am happy to have reached so many other late discovery adoptees through thisContinue Reading

by Michelle Riess In May 1982, the movie Annie was released in the United States. Annie, which takes place in New York City in the 1930s, is the story of a 10-year-old girl named Annie (Aileen Quinn) who lives in an orphanage due to the death of her parents, butContinue Reading