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Friday, August 13, 2010

This Is My Time

There are moments in my life, time seems like a dream. Minutes, hours, and days take on a hazy quality. As I wait for my child, these days seem more frequent than I like to admit.



When I step back to view the full picture I am struck by the beauty that has filled the corners of my life while I tiptoed through the darkness.


Books and music have effortlessly filled our home reminding us to dance and keep learning.

There is much to celebrate. For I am here and you are with me, and each smile and tear is our moment. Time has been kind.



I have not shared this before but since I'm on the subject of time here is a video I made three years ago of meeting my sister and birth family for the first time. For those that don't know, I was adopted and fortunately my sister found me in 2007.

Have a wonderful weekend and thank you to all my new followers! I am so thrilled to meet you!!

Jessaxx

8 comments:

  1. Beautiful Jessa. *tears* I am often very moved by your posts but seldom able to commit to words just how special you are, and inspirational, and strong. I know I have said it before, but I really enjoy reading your musings and lamentations both as there is a always truth. And Love.

    Love Alicia xoxo.

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  2. Wow ! What a wonderful feeling it most be for you to connect with your birth family. Thanks to shared this video with us.

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  3. What a powerful experience for you and your sis! I can't imagine what that would be amazing to find blood family. Thank you for your comment and for adding my blog to your blogroll.. xx I have added yours to mine as well.

    I haven't read the history to your adoption, but would love to hear more. Have you found a child or are you still waiting?

    Have a beautiful weekend. I so look forward to getting to know you better through our blogs.

    xx Charlotta

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  4. That video is incredible lady! I have tears streaming down my face watching it... What a journey. And to still wind up in each others arms is amazing!

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  5. WHAT A BEAUTIFUL VIDEO. THANK YOU FOR SHARING. YOUR SISTER IS BEAUTIFUL JUST LIKE YOU.
    NAT XO

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  6. What a touching Beautiful video! God is good, isn't He? This just warms my heart! What a blessing for you to meet your birth family. And might I add that everyone is beautiful! Congratulations on your adoption too! I pray that every thing goes perfect for you guys. I truly love your blog and thank you for joining mines. I joined yours too! :)

    God Bless,
    Charmaine

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  7. Thank you everyone!! It was a very special moment, and continues to be an amazing relationship.

    Charlotte we are still waiting for a referral... Hoping for one this year, but maybe looking at next spring. Crossing our fingers and toes we have good news before Christmas! It's been a long six years and we are hoping to be done with this soon!!

    Thank you for the new visitors!!! I've loved reading your comments and exploring your blogs.

    Jessaxx

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  8. Your video brought a tear to my eye! How beautiful! I have not been receiving your blog updates on my homepage for some reason so now I must catch up on what you've been up to! :-)

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