Does My Son Take Sugar: Eithne Ring, a Birth Mother from Ireland, Shares Her Story [S7E4]
February 21, 2023
Eithne Ring is an author and birth mother from Ireland. She has just written a new book, “Does My Son Take Sugar” an Irish Mother’s Memoir. A true story of love, scandal, regret, and reunion.
In this episode, we talk about adoption in Ireland and how birth mothers were treated. Eithne shares how she was forced to hide the pregnancy and went on in silent grief over the loss of her child. This story has a surprising twist and is a beautiful reminder of how wonderful things can still come even after trauma. You can listen to this episode on podcast or watch it on YouTube!