Ms. Sjöblom’s story is her own, yet it represents the many adoptees who discover their documents have been falsified, destroyed in a fire/flood, or simply made up by social workers to create a more adoptable baby—transforming Wool-Rim into case #79-167 into Lisa. Through the opening lens of giving birth to her own children, Ms. Sjöblom documents her relentless search for her birth family despite being told repeatedly that they cannot be found. This is a story about searching and finding, yearning, but never really reuniting.


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