Kelty Tjhin

Learn more about Kelty Tjhin and check out Kelty Tjhin’s contributions to YMI over the years.


How the 2004 Tsunami Changed my Life

On 26 December 2004, one of the deadliest tragedies in recorded history struck when a massive tsunami triggered by an undersea earthquake swept across the Indian Ocean, killing more than 200,000 people in 14 countries.
Girl looking down contemplating why she is not loved

Mom, why don’t you love me?

Throughout my childhood and teenage years, I felt unloved by my mother—the person I was supposed to be the closest to. Instead of showing me love, she often scolded me and used words that hurt me deeply.