Stories

Nadini: No Longer a “Burden”

“You are a burden. I wish you weren’t my daughter.” Nadini grew up hearing these words from her father often, and it broke her heart every time. Her parents saw...

Elina: Abused Daughter Discovers Joy

When you imagine the life of a 12-year-old girl, what do you think of? A life full of laughter with friends, middle school homework, and encouragement from parents during a...

The Plight Of Women: Young Girls

This is part 2 in our series about the plight facing girls who live in India. Read Part 1 – The Plight of Women: Baby Girls and Part 3 – The Plight of Women: Adulthood Dangers for young...

I’m Having A Baby!

My husband and I are expecting our first baby in January (woot!). Whenever I share the good news with friends and family, one of the first questions is almost always:...