Finding timelessness: a multitasking queen hits the pause button

Thumbnail image for Finding timelessness: a multitasking queen hits the pause button

A Californian’s perception of time changed when she changed cultures.

Check it…

What’s a global niche? The short answer

Thumbnail image for What’s a global niche? The short answer

When we discover our psychic peers and global community – fashioning a hybrid identity that honors the many worlds we belong to — we’ve found our global niche.

Check it…

Thanksgiving with Mary Jane: spirit of the season(ing)

Thumbnail image for Thanksgiving with Mary Jane: spirit of the season(ing)

When you’re a teenager there are a million places you’d rather be than at a family gathering. However when I was fifteen, Thanksgiving with my relatives was the best turkey day I’ve ever celebrated. My anti-establishment father put marijuana in the stuffing. What’s your countercultural recipe for family harmony?

Check it…

Travel as way of life: when traveling nature finds its full expression

Thumbnail image for Travel as way of life: when traveling nature finds its full expression

Travel used to be a special occasion. Then I became an expat and a global business traveler — the full expression of my traveler nature?

Check it…

Scots and risky: exploring a daredevil heritage

Thumbnail image for Scots and risky: exploring a daredevil heritage

Risk-taking is in the blood of this Scot-American woman: bear wrestlers, sword swallowers. What role does risk play in the way you experience the world?

Check it…

Nostalgic baggage: taking love with you

Thumbnail image for Nostalgic baggage: taking love with you

If each tiny, agile step forward is a step away from something else — guaranteed not to be there forever, trustily waiting for our return– we need to consider with extra care where we’re headed and when we choose to go.

Check it…

Essentials to living an expansive life: what we hold on to

Thumbnail image for Essentials to living an expansive life: what we hold on to

Remaining fluent, despite language barriers. Remembering the strength we’ve shown. Freedom to live on our own terms. The ability to integrate other cultures.

Check it…

Hybrid domesticities: an artist mixes the professional and the personal

Thumbnail image for Hybrid domesticities: an artist mixes the professional and the personal

When an emerging American artist moves to Turkey and starts a family, she navigates new definitions of career and home life.

Check it…

Virtual reality: meshing our networked lives

Thumbnail image for Virtual reality: meshing our networked lives

Chatting with an Internet media theorist and online psychotherapist whose interests include ‘mixed reality’, globalization and cultural theory.

Check it…

Strategic love: the embassy of intercultural marriage

Thumbnail image for Strategic love: the embassy of intercultural marriage

If marriage is the smallest unit of a community, then cross-cultural couples are ambassadors, peace-makers, and change-agents.

Check it…