Matched out of the blue with an expectant mother, we were told the next call might come within days. But as the wait stretched to weeks and then months, I despaired—would our dreams ever come true?
Jessica Wagner is a wife, mother of two, and a teacher taking a break from the classroom. She spends her days chasing kiddos, coaxing her chickens away from the road, and savoring the respite called naptime. Her writing has been featured on Coffee + Crumbs, Parent Co., and Dandelion Magazine.