Michelle Riess was recently a guest on Extreme Genes with Scott Fisher. It’s a two-part interview, now available for free on the Extreme Genes website. There is also a bonus interview available only to Extreme Genes paid subscribers. Michelle’s portion of the episode begins around the 10:45 mark, then continues after
by Michelle Riess In September 2017, at age 40, I accidentally discovered that I am adopted after getting a DNA match on Ancestry to one of my three full biological sisters. It was a life-changing experience that redefined (and simultaneously shattered) my entire existence. (Related: read our amazing adoption reunion
Original Publication: Courier-Post Original Publication Date: June 25, 1981 NOTE: Much of the information taken from Kent’s testimony completely contradicts Hollie’s experiences and even some of the details that were provided to Michelle by her adoptive father in 2017. We will be writing about these inconsistencies at a later date.
INTRODUCTION On November 30, 1976, a baby girl was born to a teenage couple, Hollie and Rick. Together, Hollie and Rick named their daughter Michelle. A few days later, Michelle was placed with an older married couple through a private adoption. For the next forty years, Hollie and Rick had