Expatriates the world over are often seen as existing in cosseted bubbles – but the reality is complicated
Uncovering, telling and sharing these stories is my personal way of battling the odd loneliness and confusion that accompanies being a TCK. Particularly in a world becoming more tribal, intolerant and blind. What we need now more than ever is humanity, and how best to spread that? Through stories.
On a recent trip to Halifax, Nova Scotia I learned about Sable Island, the place where dreams really do come true. At least the dreams of a horse-loving maniac like myself.
"The reality, like the nature of the expat world itself, is complicated and changing..."
Death is never an easy thing, for anyone really. Whether you were beside your loved one’s side every minute of the way, or a thousand miles away, the pain hits you just as hard no matter where you are geographically.
Home is a place that you take with you wherever you go, no matter how far away you are from it.
Reverse culture-shock is a thing.