Adoption: The Making of Me. An Oral History of Adoptee Stories

Sally: For This Adoptee, Hard Life Lessons Are Paying Off

January 16, 2024 Louise Browne & Sarah Reinhardt Season 6 Episode 4
Adoption: The Making of Me. An Oral History of Adoptee Stories
Sally: For This Adoptee, Hard Life Lessons Are Paying Off
Show Notes

Sally King is an adult adoptee from the foster system. Growing up she knew she did not seem to fit anywhere and just accepted that that was who she was. After marrying and having two biological children a little girl came to her and her husband through the foster care system. This had her embark on a journey of self-discovery and acknowledgment and through the later adoption of her daughter and dealing with social services once again she realized the impact her foster and adoption had on her.

Sally has never looked back on her decision and knows full well the impact adoption can have on a person. Good and bad - there is still an impact. She details this journey through many speaking engagements and the writing of her book, "In Search of Serenity".

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