Leoshine, Princess Oracle, Book One of the Leoshine Series, has been edited within an inch of her life! So much so that I don’t recognise parts that I wrote! There have been many beta readers besides Marcia Laycock, Christina Petre and Colleen McCubbin who have put their professional stamp on the manuscript. Perhaps it is… Read More Who Wrote That?
Author, blogger and travel writer, Roving Jay, is currently in quarantine in Istanbul after flying into Turkey from the UK. Read how Jay has survived and thrived in her witty and insightful daily diary. “Our welcome package included a pair or imitation crocs, which have come in very handy. Usually I’d be happy to leave… Read More Roving Jay’s Quarantine Chronicles
“I was shot at 10.30 at night, and I remembered the first 15 minutes but then had no recollection of anything for around 6 hours, although I am told I was never unconscious, until I had had chest drains inserted in the Emergency Room of a hospital in the capital. I really wanted to know… Read More Lindsay de Feliz on her writing life in the Dominican Republic
Summertime author, Tanya Crossman, reflects on the 2017 Family in Global Transitions Conference at the Hague. Attending the Families In Global Transition 2017 conference in The Hague (Netherlands) a few weeks ago reminded me that supporting TCKs and expatriate families is what I really care about, the field I want to work in. More from Tanya |… Read More Initial reflections of #FIGT17NL from Tanya Crossman
‘At 7 months, I embarked on my first international trip. On March 6, 1957, we headed out from Rangoon to Beirut, Lebanon. Because of the different electric voltages around the world, my parents carried a 110 electric hot plate as well as a 220 one, a pan in which to sterilize bottles for my milk… Read More Expat Alien by Kathleen Gamble – book excerpt
Springtime author, Jack Scott, spent four years in Turkey and started an irreverent narrative about his new life. Quite by chance, his blog became one of the most popular on that side of the Aegean. This led directly to his best-selling memoir, Perking the Pansies and the sequel, Turkey Street. To add a little descriptive… Read More Jack Scott’s Expat Glossary
Matthew Hirtes, author of “Going Local in Gran Canaria: How to turn a holiday destination into a home” (Summertime Publishing, 2012), travels the Gran Canarian coastline by motorbike … Read More Gran Canaria on a Motorbike