Shelley Seale is a freelance writer based out of Austin, Texas. Her new book, The Weight of Silence: Invisible Children of India, follows her journeys into the orphanages, streets and slums of India, where for millions of children the life portrayed in Slumdog Millionaire is their reality. Shelley has written for National Geographic, Globe Pequot Press, CNN, the Seattle Times, Washington Magazine, InfoChange India and Andrew Harper Traveler Magazine, among others. She often engages in voluntourism, which combines traveling with volunteering. Her mantra is “travel with a purpose.”
To learn more about Shelley, please visit www.ShelleySeale.com!