Years ago, when I began my last search in 2003, I didn’t have a computer, books, support, not even a person to talk to about what I was about to do. In no time at all, a family was found living on the other side of Canada.
A birth mother with three siblings. I can’t explain the shock, the wonder, the fear that appeared in an instant just saying those words.
After initial reunion…
After getting a computer and embracing the cyber world, I found that adoptees were out there and in fact connecting with each other to support, to assist, to understand. I was struggling with so many things …alone and not understanding. I came across a website called LOST DAUGHTERS. It was me. I was a lost daughter.
Lost Daughters had a profound effect on me. I felt for the first time in my life, a sense of belonging. A place that understood. A place where other lost daughters came together in compassion and solidarity. I was home.
I feel honoured that they have been a part of my journey and now have reviewed both FINDING HEART HORSE & THE WALL OF SECRETS