I’m an Immigrant

At the end of college I was accepted into the JET Programme. This enabled me to move to Japan and work as a teacher in local high schools. JET came with a one-year contract that was renewable originally for three years, but ultimately this was extended to five. My original plan was to stay for … More I’m an Immigrant

Getting Political: Georgia Bill attacks the Hijab

(This was originally posted on my Facebook based on this article.) Georgia is where a large part of my youth was spent. Growing up there gave me the chance to make friends with an incredibly diverse group of people.  My friends included not only other goofy white kids like me, but blacks, Asians and folk … More Getting Political: Georgia Bill attacks the Hijab