Reverse Culture Shock

I’m dealing with reverse culture shock (RCS) right now. Reverse culture shock: the distress you experience when you go back home, after spending some time away. Nothing new, nothing unexpected, nothing extreme. But it’s there and I can’t ignore it. Gotta face it! Stuff I Feel and Think I knew this transition was not goingContinue reading “Reverse Culture Shock”

Fez, Morocco – Living the Telenovela

I grew up watching Mexican telenovelas. No, I’m not proud of it. And yes, for some weird reason, Latin American soap operas were extremely popular in Romania back in the 90s and early 2000s. ThalĂ­a was my friend, I held back my tears when Marimar ate mud, held my breath when Soraya Montenegro almost killedContinue reading “Fez, Morocco – Living the Telenovela”