Reflections

Choosing to Care

Commitment issues... I usually nod sympathetically when someone tell me about difficult breakups due to the other person having commitment issues.  What I don't tell them is that, even though I feel terrible about a friend being hurt by a broken relationship, I tend to identify more to the un-committed (You can read a bit about this… Continue reading Choosing to Care

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Reflections

the start of school and unexpected reactions

I am in northern Thailand, beginning my year-position as a boarding home assistant. The dorm is really just a big house for the children of missionaries belonging to one-particular organization. There are 15 teens living in the dorm here, ages 13-18. I work with one other boarding home assistant in addition to the dorm parents.… Continue reading the start of school and unexpected reactions

Reflections

And so it begins!

Hello again readers! I am finally getting to the point in the year where I am starting to collect data from TCKs.  Last Saturday I conducted my first focus group!!! A focus group is just a group interview.  There were 7 of us total: 4 adult TCKs (all missionary kids), my professor, a friend who… Continue reading And so it begins!