November is for ‘Love You More’

November is National Adoption Month, and it its honor, I have the privilege of hosting my friend, author Jennifer Grant, here today. This is an excerpt from her book¬†Love You More: The Divine Surprise of Adopting My Daughter. ¬†   Our social worker asked my husband and me to write short narratives explaining why we [Read More…]

Embracing Brokenness: An Adoption Story

For the rest of the week I will be off (by myself!) at a Benedictine monastery near my parents’ home: writing, praying and hanging around monks. I’m pretty excited. So while I’m off in Benedict-land, I’m honored to have two dear friends of mine stepping in to guest post at Mama:Monk. Amanda Fleming Kolman and [Read More…]