Laura

Laura

Laura I read adoption ‘success stories’, about healing paths, about fantastic bonds and I think: ‘My story is not like that’. In fact, I continue to resignify it and there are many fragile, secret links, and misunderstandings, questions, loneliness,...
Víctor B.

Víctor B.

Víctor B. Hi. My name is Víctor. I was adopted by a family when I was 6 days old, almost by chance. The Balseiro family was an ordinary family: mother, father, daughter and son. One day, the Balseiro’s dog died. So Leonor, the head of the family, took some money and...
Clara C.

Clara C.

Clara C. I was born in the city of Bariloche, Province of Río Negro, on May 14th., 1988. When I was two days old, on May 16th., I was given up for adoption, to my parents. All my life I knew that I am an adoptee. But I denied it for a very long time. When my...
Flavio G.

Flavio G.

FLAVIO G. “Finding what one is looking for may not be entirely pleasant. We may not like what we find or see very much, so we have to be prepared”. My therapist said that to me about 6 or 7 years ago, and I’ve never forgot it. Although it was not a constant topic in...
Julieta M.

Julieta M.

Julieta M. I was born on March 21st., 1991, in the Capital City of Santa Fe. I arrived home a few hours after I was born. I have a sister who is nine years older than me, who is also an adoptee. We are not biological sisters. I’ve known I’m an adoptee for...
María C.

María C.

María C. My name is Maria. I’m from the capital of Neuquén, a province in Argentina, and I’m an adoptee. I was adopted when I was 7 days old, and I always knew it, since I was very young. I think this is why I always understood what it meant. In fact, I always had my...