An interview with Becky Drinnen, a fellow adoptee who shares her experiences as a baby scoop adoptee and the pain of secondary rejection. We also discuss her Sherlock-Holmes-level searching skills to find her biological father.
Topics We Discussed
Baby Scoop Era
“First born” adoptee, then adoptive parents had two biological children
Searching (pre-internet) during the early 1980s
Keeping her own child after an unexpected pregnancy
Search & Reunion with biological father
Ann Fessler, The Girls Who Went Away
Connecting with the adoptee community (not just online but) in person: adoptees, adoptive parents, biological mothers/fathers.
Connect With Us
- Becky Conrad Drinnen: Twitter | Facebook | puzzlesandpossibilities.com
- Haley Radke: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook
- Adoptees On: Twitter | Instagram | Facebook