Geographical Triggers

It's the reindeers.We had three of them in our front yard in Canada. I'd never seen them before living in North America, and I thought they were hysterical. Is it fair to say that the majority of the population does lights in North America over the Holiday season? Everyone on our street did. It didn't matter which religion or nationality - there … [Read more...]

Pinch Me

We were smack in the middle of expat limbo. We'd been living in Houston for not even a year when G was offered a job in Qatar. For a healthy dose of geographical schizophrenia we went backwards to our old life. We returned to Canada for a weekend. We did what we said we could never do. We revisited, reflected, and planted ourselves in the middle of … [Read more...]