Category: Adult Stepchildren

Being An Adult Stepchild

As I was growing up with my family fully intact, I never thought that I would be faced with being an adult step child. My parents had been married my whole life. I had never even imagined what it would be like to have a stepmom or stepdad. Even once my mom was diagnosed with leukemia I never thought that my world could so completely fall apart, as it did once she was gone.

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From Stepmom to Stepdaughter

It wasn’t until the envelope came in the mail that it was even real to me, and even then I wanted to deny it. I had known it was coming, and had tried very hard to put it out of my mind – but there it was, addressed by hand to Mr. and Mrs. David Bruce.

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