About the Author
Gail Gutradt has volunteered at the Wat Opot Children's Community in Cambodia since 2005. Her stories, articles, and poems have appeared in the Japan-based "Kyoto Journal, " as well as in the "Utne Reader" and "Ashe Journal." Her first "Kyoto Journal" article, "The Things We've Gone Through Together," was nominated for a Pushcart Prize. She lives in Bar Harbor, Maine.