If you are part of the small percentage of the world’s citizens that has had the opportunity to live life on another culture’s terms, you’ve probably found that the experience awakened your senses and led you to new understandings and personal growth. Coming home might feel like a letdown after all that excitement. But it’s also an opportunity to put your new skills to use. The challenge now is to take both your new knowledge and exploration skills and integrate them permanently into your life ahead. It might sound like a daunting task, but, supported by your horizontal roots, the new you is destined to thrive.
Coming Home: Relationships, Roots, Unpacking. A great article discussing the feelings upon returning home and advice for coping! One of those articles I kept yelling ‘yes!’ and ‘totally agree!’….to myself.