Last month, my precious lifelong friend Kellie Bieser traveled to China to make the host child she photographed in our home last January her son. This is her honest response to that complicated, frequently-asked question: How are you?
Guest post by Kellie Bieser
If you are one of the brave, patient souls who has already asked me this question, you know that the response is not a 5-second, “We are good!” And this is because a.) If you asked me this, it means you likely saw us get out of the car like circus clowns with our herd of children, wheelchair, baseball bags, snacks, activities, et cetera. And b.) I am an honest person and to just say, “We are good!” would be minimizing all of the other things we are experiencing right now.
But really, we ARE good. We asked for this version of our family and we got it. And on a deep soul level, I know that this is right and that this is where we belong. All five of my kids are handling this major life transition with honesty and beauty that I cannot begin to fathom.Read More