Tag Archives: Reverse Culture Shock

Brave Beginnings

Dropping a comfortable and stable life for expatriation, whatever one’s reasons, is a brave thing to do. It’s also reckless and more than a little stupid. My first experience abroad was as an au pair the summer following my freshman … Continue reading

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90 Minutes in America

I’ve been following enough expat blogs to know that when a blogger abruptly stops posting, something is up, so I look at my own month’s absence and wonder:  did malaria rage through our household? did my boyfriend cheat on me? … Continue reading

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