Archive for August, 2010

Have you ever…

Posted: 14th August 2010 by admin in Uncategorized

…started speaking English or your “mother tongue” with an accent when you meet up with someone else who speaks with an accent? …used steel wool to better your reception? …seen someone in a National Geographic documentary that you recognized? …finished up your food even though you’re not hungry because you´re not sure when you´ll get […]

Third Culture Kids as Superheroes

Posted: 12th August 2010 by admin in Uncategorized

Taken from Hope is the key, compassion is the flag of the righteous man. When I was younger, I used to dream of having super powers. Superman, Captain Marvel, Miracle Man, Batman, Spider-Man: all of them seemed to have more to be proud of than they had to be resentful of their mixed blessings. […]

Taken from Do you grok this? Does telling people your life story or experiences as a TCK really make it easier for others to understand you? I feel that people end up making more judgments based off our experiences understanding less because of their categorizations as opposed to understanding more. Perceiving me as a […]

Hello everyone, as you may recall, a few months ago, I was on the verge of oblivion in light of life circumstances. My father had died, my family had fractured, leaving me alone, and all my money disappeared going to my father’s hospital bills. All plans I had and the world I knew had fallen […]