Check out his acclaimed adoption
related comic strips
as well as other Bastardly Art!
The Cindy Commercial!
Is It Mine?
International Soundex Reunion Registry
Soundex Reunion Registry is the
world's largest reunion registry and is a free
service. Register with them today!
This Life: Why my
adoption is a laughing matter.
When British adoptee Alison Larkin
found her American birth mother in Bald Mountain, Tennessee, she
moved to New York and became a stand-up comic. Five years later,
with appearances on Broadway and two development deals behind her,
she wrote a show about her re-union. The English American, in which
she plays her adoptive mother, her birth mother and herself was a
hit at this years Edinburgh Festival and opens in LA in September,
produced by Irene Pinn, producer of the Lily Tomlin specials, before
going to New York in 2002. A live recording of the show has just
become available on c.d. and can be bought on her website which
includes a comprehensive adoption referral list, a bio and press
The Heart of Adoption
the lens of personal testimony Unlocking the Heart Of Adoption takes
an unprecedented look at the lifelong impact of adoption blending
the three unique points-of-view of the adoption triangle - adoptees,
birthparents and adoptive parents including same race and
transracial adoptions. This film is a "must see". It is informative
and moving. I cannot encourage enough the significance of this film.
for Adoptees - Search and Individual Support. A New
Jersey based support group for ADOPTEES ONLY, with a
mailing list and monthly support group
meetings. The concept behind OASIS is to
provide search help and support in a setting safe for
adoptees to discuss their fears, feelings and issues
surrounding their adoption, their search and their
relationships with adoptive and birth families.
personal story of one damn fine fellow bastard!
Author & Activist.
Sandy was indicted by the
government and sent to prison
for reuniting families. I know that sounds
outrageous, but that's exactly what occurred.
All things about adoptee rights
as seen through Granny Annie's eyes.
The Daily Bastardette
The Daily Bastardette features commentary by Bastardette on issues
of identity and adoptee rights including open records for adult
adoptees, Baby Moses/Safe Haven laws, and any other atrocity the
adoption industry and its paid lobbyists--not to mention deformer
"friends"--can devise to maintain The Adoption Culture of Shame. It
is an independent blog and not connected to any organization.