A Train Ride Away

The train station in Lopburi, Thailand was always the best place to play. It was an outdoor station, so when you waited for the train, you could look left or right and see the horizon where the train would suddenly appear. It wasn’t uncommon for us to be at the train station.  We would take… Continue reading A Train Ride Away


“Mock Funeral”

A well-written poem I found by Alex Graham James.  Alex does a great job of capturing a common experience of TCKs.  Did you know, according to David Pollock and Ruth Van Reken, unresolved grief is one of the greatest challenges in a TCKs life? "Mock Funeral" There was no funeral. No flowers. No ceremony. No… Continue reading “Mock Funeral”