The Next Big Thing

A couple of months ago I reviewed Dancing in the Fountain, a wonderful book about expat Karen McCann’s experiences living in Spain. Since then, Karen and I have exchanged some emails. Last week, she hit my inbox with an invitation to participate in The Next Big Thing. It’s a way for authors and bloggers to […]

Bye Bye Miss American Pie*

Some of you are probably wondering why I posted this video link here. What does this have to do with being an expat? The short answer is, “nothing at all.” The long answer is more complex. The gentleman playing the cello solo in this piece is Jonathan May. I first met him 16 or 17 […]