Last month, I visited England for a wedding. I was there less than a week. Because of the nature in which I left England 4 years ago, I wasn’t sure what feelings would come up for me. England was my 2nd home. I’d begun building some semblance of a life there – building my career, […]Read More Jolly good time – (2nd) home sweet home.
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A boy received a camera as a gift from his father on his birthday; Boy: “Thank you so much, Dad! You know that I want to be a photographer like you but I don’t know if I can be as good in photo composition.” Dad: “Oh, I’m sure…
Happy 2016. It has been way too long. Life happens.
Last year was eventful, in good and bad ways. Let’s see, where to begin…Read More A very late Happy 2016.
As a repatriate, some of the points in this article hit home…Read More Wall Street Journal article: Repatriation blues.
Check out this blog post about Singapore. It makes me want to visit the country even more. Hoping to (finally) get deep in travel to Asia in 2016 and/or 2017. P.S. United Arab Emirates posts should be up within 1 week. Continue staying tuned. The Shooting Star My restless soul has a strange relationship with […]Read More Secret Ways to Experience Singapore.
This is a New York Times opinion piece making the case for more Black Americans to consider expatriation.Read More Opinion piece – The Next Great Migration.
February is Black History Month in the United States. Check out these photos of enslaved blacks freed by the 13th Amendment.Read More These never-before-seen portraits of former enslaved blacks will move you
Who forces time is pushed back by time; who yields to time finds time on his side. –The Talmud (NOTE: this is a long one, with a bit of cursing, disclosure, no punches pulled, and vulnerability. Don’t like any of that? Don’t bother reading any further.) NEW #MustRead #blog post: Then and now. #postaweek #expatriate […]Read More Then and now.
I don’t blog about stuff like this (except when I did it for myself). But this is a friend of mine, and when I was going through my personal hell in the United Kingdom and back here in the United States, he and his wife went above & beyond to help me. (They even still […]Read More Please help. (Friends edition.)
Wishing you happiness, love & peace today. (And hopefully a day or two off.) Bless. Christmas Time Is Here (song) Charlie Brown’s Christmas TalesRead More Merry Xmas/Happy Holidays.