Thursday, July 01, 2004
posts about ex-pat life
I prefer living my life as an ex-pat. One reason is because there is much more freedom to define your identity than there is at home. I'll get around to writing about that one day.
For the time being though, here's a couple of posts about the tougher side of ex-pat life.
Since I am a white European you might assume that I would not experience prejudice against me, but when you leave your country you immediately become a minority. Here's how it feels to me to experience prejudice.
But you can't always blame the locals, since we can quite often become irrationally agitated with culture-shock.
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