Tag Archives: America

American Cabbie Story – Somalia to Chicago

The cabbie was chanting or singing when he opened the door for me.  1991 Somalia to Kenya.  2006 Somalia to Pittsburgh.  Pittsburg to Salt Lake City for 1 year to find work.  He’s a now Chicago taxi driver.  He was … Continue reading

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Hungry in Indiana

You know you are from NJ you buy British Hunter wellington boots to wear to a farm to pick up your heritage turkey.  Who pays $110 for a turkey???  Even I felt a little bratty and definitely looked like someone … Continue reading

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One Word Summary of Expat Living During an Election: QUIET

Let me be clear, this is not a political rant.  This is about the craziness that surrounds an election and my sheer joy of not being party to it. Don’t get me wrong, I voted.  Women fought hard for suffrage … Continue reading

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