International Women’s Day

As I’ve written about many times before, yesterday was March 8, otherwise known as International Women’s Day. Instead of my thoughts on the matter, today I’m linking to this wonderful post written by a woman who is working here in Moldova. She does an excellent job of describing what the holiday is like around here. To her awesome description, I’ll just add a few thoughts: … Continue reading International Women’s Day

Escape to Romania

Here’s a very interesting story: A 25-year-old woman who left discreetly for Romania last month, with her 61-year-old mother, was supposedly going to meet a man she had met online. She and her mother, Madam Foo Li Kheng, have been missing for 10 days, and their family’s attempts to contact them have been futile. Her father, who wanted to be known only as Mr Yap, … Continue reading Escape to Romania