Chantrea’s Crusade

"Thanks for doing this interview, Chantrea. It can’t be easy for you." They were sitting by the lake just steps from the organization where the Cambodian woman worked as a social worker. Chantrea smiled slightly. She had sad eyes and although she was in her late thirties, she looked much older which wasn't surprising, considering …

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The Plight

She sat on the plane, heartbroken the faces of the girls she photographed etched on her mind.  Child brides.  Girls married off as young as eight.  She knew child marriage existed in India but now it was there in front of her face.   A photojournalist living in Nepal, she traveled back and forth between …

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Keeping Them Safe

Childhood is the most beautiful of all life's seasons - Author Unknown Remember when you were a child how you used to blow bubbles and your face lit up with excitement when you got really big ones?  Oh, the simple things in life that children enjoy.  If only they could remain in their little world …

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