Chelo Alvarez-Stehle

 
 


As I travel

to remote corners of the world

searching for stories

with a soul,


I often find them

in the shy smiles of those who are most deprived.


I am forever in debt to the many people who keep opening their hearts to me.


Here you will find some of their stories.


                                        

                                          Photograph by Ellen Bruckle — Chelo with Bangladesh’ boat people


                        


© 2009 Chelo Alvarez-Stehle. Permissions.