The story so far.
Dear Mum, I guess I should first start off with an introduction. My name is Sara Saliba, although you may know me as An Sook Young. Unlike Korean names, many English names have a middle name. My family wanted me to keep part of my identity, so An Sook Young is my middle name. Therefore my full […]
Maybe I am being dramatic, maybe I am not. On the 15th of February I felt a vibrate from my phone, I looked and saw it was an email from Family and Community Services (NSW). I remember glancing at my phone for what seemed like a few minutes, but was probably only 30 seconds. I couldn’t think […]
I never expected this call on a ordinary Friday at 2:05 PM, 15 April 2016 from my caseworker at the adoption agency. My case worker asked me if I was able to talk, many thoughts were going through my head. Was I going to hear information I hoped for or information that I have been […]
Two Thousand and Seventeen I have this gut feeling, not just your ordinary gut feeling. This gut feeling only occurs when I think about the possibilities of the future. My chest briefly starts to hurt, my stomach feels funny, my throat starts to get dry and I find that my body slightly freezes up. I […]
Time is an illusion – Albert Einstein. TIME. A simple four letter word that can be easily defined as the past, present and future. Although the concept of time is confusing it self, it can be difficult to understand. As time goes by, the past increases and the future recedes. But really, time is the now, the […]