The Diplomatic Trailing Spouse

An Observer in a Coveted Profession, Shrouded in Myth and RealityOrA Marionette in Restraint? EXTRAORDINARY AND PLENIPOTENTIARY DIPLOMATIST Annual Edition 2016 Page 79 http://www.diplomatist.com/dipoannual2016/index.html  

Little things of Joy: Sipping chai in an Ancient Cave in Urfa castle

Chai or cay, what would we and the world be without it? From the sweet, milky, cardamom-flavoured repeatedly- boiled chai of our dhabas, here I am, thousands of miles away, sipping black Turkish cay in a cavernous enclosure, in the old castle fort of Urfa. I am seated just some metres away from the birthplaceContinue reading “Little things of Joy: Sipping chai in an Ancient Cave in Urfa castle”