Some of you have already read this post. For those of you who have not, I hope you will. I can relate to almost every word Raina wrote.
Excerpted from Raina's post at Grown in My Heart:
For an entire diaspora who has never had a voice, speaking out not only feels dangerous, but also indulgent...
...Don’t forget, those of us adopted from Korea and China have also carried that greatest expectation of earning that “most likely to succeed” title. Against all reason, I personally seem to live out my days trying to earn this life I’ve been handed. Whether I wanted it or not.