Lisa Marie Rollins talks about what it’s like being an adoptee — a black girl in a white family. Her blog, A Birth Project, shares her insight into transracial adoptions. She recognizes that this is just her perspective, but offers helpful hints to adoptive parents and others.
Entertaining and engaging, Lisa invites us into the mind of a young girl who grew up as the only African American child in her parents’ entire extended white family. “Is transracial adoption good or bad?” Her answer: “It’s neither. It’s just complicated.”