Articles by Abigail Rasminsky

December 30, 2015

That Was Us: An Expat’s Search for Home 4

To be an expat is to always feel slightly on the fringe of things. It is to perpetually be a little lost, to live with the nagging feeling that your life is happening elsewhere. It is to no longer really belong anywhere; to lose the ability to say, with total assuredness, This is my home.

March 1, 2012

The Language of Another World: A New Yorker in Munich 14

With language out of reach, it’s hard not to feel as if I’m in a dream, or that I’ve crossed over to another world.