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  1. Homesickness and the price we pay to be expats
  2. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 1: Everyone leaves
  3. What is a Third Culture Kid?
  4. Expat guilt: Being far from family
  5. Some initial results from my survey of ATCKs – and how you can help!
  6. TCKs and their tattoos
  7. CCKs: Cross Cultural Kids
  8. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 2: What about the internet?
  9. Sorry-not-sorry: taking a guilt-free break
  10. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 4: No one understands
  11. My own international tattoo story
  12. Lessons from a Third Culture childhood, part 3: after “everyone leaves”
  13. Graduation season
  14. Unrequited love of place
  15. Milestones! A celebration and a survey
  16. A new project for twenty-something TCKs
  17. Phantom pain: feeling the pieces of self you leave behind
  18. TCKs and the social implications of race
  19. Six Tips for a Good Transition
  20. Change, transition, why it’s hard