Refugee, Asylum Seeker, Migrant, Immigrant, Expat – What’s the Difference?

I, like so many of you, have been overwhelmed by the images on my screen, in recent months and years, of the flood of Syrian people pouring into Europe in search of safety and a future. The leaky boats and terrified faces just a small indication of the terror they must be trying to escape. … Continue reading Refugee, Asylum Seeker, Migrant, Immigrant, Expat – What’s the Difference?

Are You Settled Yet?

It is now a little over six months since our family repatriated from South East Asia back to Australia. The question I am asked most often is: “Are you settled yet?” Just as Third Culture Kids (TCK) pause to evaluate their audience when asked the question: “where are you from?”, the “are you settled yet?” … Continue reading Are You Settled Yet?