It is believed in many quarters that all an adopted child needs is love and they are a blank slate to work with.
This isn’t true. Even newborns have separation trauma and while many of us grow up in loving homes to become happy and productive adults it needs to be acknowledged that adoption mostly comes from distress and it’s a life’s work to heal that.
This black and white image could be coloured in to put someone else’s stamp on it. - Gabby Malpas
Pen on Arches Paper
77 x 97 cm (White Frame)
$300 per month*