good god, y'all

Sara. 24. Copenhagen. I like lots of stuff.

I would have given her away to a serial killer, I was so desperate.

American mother on her 12-year-old adopted daughter.

From When Children Are Traded, published November 20, 2013 in The New York Times.

(via brandx)

I remember reading the Reuters investigative report on foreign adoptions gone wrong this year - there are white people who repeatedly adopt foreign children or buy them underground online.  I still think about that article every day, and this quote or something similar to it appeared in many parents’ mouths - that they wouldn’t mind having someone kill their children than have to spend another minute with them.

(via writeswrongs)

But to racist Americans trying to silence adoptees and POC when we shed light on yet another case of adopted child abandonment, this growing cesspool of child trafficking and abuse counts as “POSSIBLY NOTHING

(via brandx)

y’all should consider reading “The Child Catchers.” It focuses adoption as vieweed by American Evangelicals. It’s a horrifyin g but incredibly enlightening read. And it definitely also goes into the issue of children being adopted and then rejected. 


The Sacred Heart of Jesus and the Immaculate Heart of Mary (2010), by Stephen B. Whatley. Friday is the Solemnity of the Sacred Heart and Saturday is the Memorial of the Immaculate Heart, two of my favorite devotions.

j e   s u i s   p r e s t.  i  a m   r e a d y.

c: “jesus h. roosevelt christ!”
j: “no, sassenech, just me.”

i may feel like garbage but at least i still chuckle whenever i read garbage in a faux french accent

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