Listen to Our Hearts

By: - October 30, 2012

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I was unable to attend the Listen to Our Hearts event on Friday evening, October 26. It was one of those times where I wished I could have been in two places at once. As people are starting to share how the event impacted them, I’m interested to hear more.


Reactions to the event:

“Still basking in the courage and honesty and beauty of the adoptee voices I witnessed this past Friday.”

“At the Tapestry conference & just sat through a 2 1/2 hour round-table listening to adoptees (ages 16-62) share their stories. It truly was one of the most powerful experiences I’ve ever been a part of.”

“My head is spinning and my heart is deeply moved. Can not say enough how much I appreciated hearing the voices of adult adoptees tonight. P.O.W.E.R.F.U.L.!!!!”


Here is a glimpse of some of what was shared at the event:

Listen to Our Hearts from Tapestry on Vimeo.


Carissa Woodwyk, who participated in the event, shared her experience in a post entitled, Vulnerability Hangover.


If you attended the Listen to Our Hearts event, what touched you? How did the event impact you? What did you hear? Please share with us in the comments.


And if you weren’t able to attend the Listen to Our Hearts event, you can pre-order the Listen to Our Hearts DVD and other DVDs and CDs from the 2012 Tapestry Adoption & Foster Care Conference at the Tapestry store.


Also Found In: A Mother's Heart, Tapestry Blog