Tuesday, October 5, 2010

This is the moment.

In an hour, I will meet the woman who gave birth to me.  Strangely, I am calm.  Maybe a defense mechanism, detachment, to protect my heart from getting hurt.  But I feel strong.  I am ready for this.

This is me. Right now.  We’ll see what changes in an hour.



  1. I know how you feel. I met my biological father when I was 20 and felt nothing but mixed emotions.
    -Jennifer D.

  2. Just reading this made me so anxious! I don't know what I would be like in this situation but I think you're so brave.

  3. I can’t imagine the emotion that must have been felt. My hats off to you. (Grace Yoo's student)

  4. Its already past but I do hope you can look back and feel relieved to finally find closure.