I was going to use the title “The Man with Two Names”, but I like Superman… and Superman is the ultimate adoption success story. Continue reading
I am not a writer. Continue reading
Since we’re leaving for Korea soon… people have been asking me how I feel and how I’m going to feel when I meet the birth family. So… how I feel now…. Continue reading
The very first question I asked Ki-Won (older brother) was, “For my own health, are there any health conditions I should be aware of? Any disease or cancer run in the family?”
The Birth Parents
I had sent a long email to the family, trying to describe the person I am. One of the nuggets of information I told them was, “I’m a vegetarian”. Ova-Lacto to be exact. For those unfamiliar with the term, it means I eat dairy and eggs. Nothing with a face or a mother. Definitely not seafood. I call shellfish, “Sea Bugs”. Shrimp are the cockroaches of the sea.
Ki-Woon (twin) replied to me stating he, “likes meat”.
“Why do you hate meat? There are many delicious meat dishes in Korea”.
I told him it would take too long to explain why… and it would. Continue reading
Ordered the airline tickets today. Lee is a little nervous after watching the news of the missing plane in Malaysia.
We had planned on going to the UK around the Lake District, but after talking back and forth between the brothers, confirming the whole family is okay with us coming over… we’re comfortable enough to make the trip to Seoul. Continue reading