Somaly Mam. by REBECCA BODMAN Somaly Mam was sold into sexual slavery in Cambodia at 12 years old. She escaped her captors and is now fighting for all those left behind, bravely helping the women and children she rescues on their journey to recovery and freedom. This is Somaly's story: We were all once 12 years old. Imagine being torn away from your family and being sold into sexual slavery. That was Somaly Mam’s reality. Somaly’s dream now is that her reality does not become that for any other little girl.... more
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Rebecca is a lover of words and incredible stories. She’s the Marketing Coordinator for Business Chicks, Australia’s largest networking community for women in business. Follow Rebecca on twitter @BecBodman.
I got engaged last November. Thanks. I know - should be exciting times right? People always say planning a wedding can be difficult. That it’s hard to put up with everyone’s opinions. I thought that meant opinions on whether there should be butter cream or fondant icing on the cake, not opinions on the very personal decisions my fiancé and I make. Last weekend at a BBQ the inevitable conversation about our upcoming nuptials came up. When someone asked what my fiancé’s surname was and... more