Archive for March 2017

American life

Nearly 18 years ago The Husband and I gave away our dog, sold our rusty car, stored our few bits of furniture under friends’ houses and took two toddlers across the planet to live in America. He wanted to do some advanced training with world experts in his field. So he called on his connections and wrote…

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Losing my religion

A friend told me in a text today God doesn’t exist. I retorted ‘For God’s sake!’, hoping to annoy him, then resumed my stroll around the fruit shop, more concerned about the price of avocados than the existence of a higher power. Another friend, a Buddhist monk who was on the debating team with me at…

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