Wade and I were both in our twenties and thought getting pregnant would be the fun and easy part. For years, we had always been so careful. After a few months of going at it like bunnies, I was shocked and a little scared when I didn’t get pregnant right away. By Christmas, I was… Continue reading Trying to Conceive: from Hopes, Dreams, Prayers, and Wishes
I am working on writing a book about our open adoption experience.
Hopes, Dreams, Prayers, and Wishes
As some of you may already know, I am writing a book. It's a memoir or a 'non-fiction narrative,' since I am not famous and memoirs are typically written by famous people. It's a story, my story, written from my perspective, about going through the struggles of infertility, miscarriages, the adoption process, and finally becoming… Continue reading Hopes, Dreams, Prayers, and Wishes
The Beginning of Us
I need help! This is the first few pages of my book. Please be honest and let me know if this is at all interesting or if I need a different starting point. Hopes, Dreams, Prayers, Wishes: Our journey to become a family through open adoption By: Nicci Rosted Chapter 1 May 1996 “Nicci, what… Continue reading The Beginning of Us
The Journey Begins
Thanks for joining me! I am planning on posting a new blog every week to help me become a better writer. Your feedback (both positive and critical) is appreciated. I am also currently working on a children's book about Earth Day and a memoir of how our family came to be through open adoption. Someone… Continue reading The Journey Begins