The Bittersweet Life
About This Show
A funny, smart conversational show that explores the highs and lows of life, abroad and at home. Great for expats and immigrants wanting company or advice, former expats looking to reminisce with someone who gets it, and travel lovers planning their next adventure. Hosted and edited by Public Radio's Katy Sewall (former expat, Seattle) and writer Tiffany Parks (current expat, Rome, Italy).
Most Recent Episode
Episode 159: SALT
5 days ago
Hala Alyan is a Palestinian American a poet, novelist (Salt Houses) and clinical psychologist. After her family fled Kuwait when Saddam invaded, they moved a lot! Together we explore storytelling, straddling cultures, loneliness, therapy and what value belongings have when you move constantly. Well, that - and so much more.
Hala Alyan Homepage
Hala Alyan Poem about Place
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Rated 5 out of
My new favorite show!!
I love love love this show!! An absolute must for anyone who lives abroad or has always dreamed of moving abroad!
Date published: 2017-03-27