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Being Western Doesn’t Mean Being White

This is an excerpt from Chapter 12 of the book Stranger in a Stranger Land: My Six Years in Korea. In it, I discuss my firsthand knowledge of an event that made national headlines in Korea in 2011, and highlighted how some of America's racial baggage showed itself in Korea's expat

9 Ways I Still Haven’t Adjusted to Being Home

I recently celebrated the one year anniversary of my return to America after seven years living and traveling abroad. While looking back on things, I kept flashing back to the year-long trip around the world I sandwiched between my six years in Korea and my return home. I thought about

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