Burning Season by Ruthanne Minoru

The Burning Season

Uncertain if she should stay close to home, Minoru goes off to work for a nonprofit in Thailand to pursue her passion: train with professional Muay Thai fighters who themselves are fighting for stronger bodies and a chance to escape poverty.

Wheelchair Basketball: Mareike Miller

Wheelchair Reinvention: In Conversation With Mareike Miller

At 14 years old, Mareike Miller seemed to have all the makings of a professional basketball player. But during her first major game at the senior level she suffered a serious torn ligament. It would change the way she played, but it wouldn’t stop her.