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September 4, 2019

“Education is the foundation of dignity for a child and the hope of progress for a country.” You are doing something at this moment that at least 774 million people cannot do – read. I am doing something that the same number of people in the world cannot do – write. How could there be […]

September 4, 2019

Foster Father of 50,000 Gives Back After Growing Up in Poverty Dr. Amporn Wathanavongs sat at his kitchen table with a glass of orange juice while reading the Bangkok Post. The Thai economy was faltering; everyone was speculating about the extent of the Tom Yum Goong Crash. Within months, the streets would swell with children […]

September 4, 2019

“The ritual of enjoying my morning tea and taking a few moments to reflect on the new day had begun at the Angel Center. It was a luxury for those living well, a pleasure not afforded to those who were struggling to survive. I had reached those ranks.” says Dr Amporn Wathanavongs. At this point […]

September 4, 2019

By Zara Adcock Dr. Amporn’s moving journey from harrowing tribulations to founding FORDEC (a charity for destitute Thai children) is superbly delivered by first-time writer Jauvin in clear, transcendant prose… Click here to read full article on Wanderlust website.

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About Chantal

Words live in her bones. From untangling two languages in her native country, to learning their articulation in debate and crafting them into contracts, words have unified her life experiences. She began writing real stories to evidence the living of people and anchor human courage within our memory. She infuses her storytelling with the imagination of a traveler who has sojourned to the edges of the map. “Words transmit the experiences of others so we may reuse their learnings to shape and create our own lives.” Chantal Jauvin