Posts tagged Moving

I Received the Versatile Blogger Awar...

I was surprised to receive the Versatile Blogger Award (VBA) from esteemed author and blogger Ella Medler. Thank you, Ella! It’s an honor. Ella is a super duper colleague in the writing field. Please check out her awesome work! Versatile Blogger Award (VBA) What is it? As far as I can tell — details are rather sketchy and only the creat [...]

I Am No Longer A Foreign Service Offi...

A post I wrote in October 2006 called “What is a Foreign Service officer?” ranks among this blog’s most popular entries. I wrote it during the heady days when I was looking forward to a long career as a diplomat and retiring from the Foreign Service. Alas, it was not meant to be. I resigned from the U.S. Department of State [...]