Read about the first time that cardiothoracic surgeon Dr. Vigneshwar Kasirajan saw a heart beating during open heart surgery in this cover story for The Beat, a newsletter of VCU’s Pauley Heart Center.
Here are two articles I wrote for ChildWorld magazine. The first concerns sponsored children who took their vision for a better future to the UN. In the second article, a couple decides virtual visits aren’t enough–and travels to Bolivia to meet their sponsored child.
Photo credit: ChildFund International (formerly Christian Children’s Fund)
The desert outside Lokichogio, Kenya is littered with animal carcasses from an unrelenting drought. As officials survey the area, two young girls show up out of nowhere. They are the last survivors of a small, desperate party. Learn more about their story and the part of Kenya known as the “killing fields” in this article, written for ChildWorld. Please click on image to view story.
Photo credit: ChildFund International