Dating America: A Single Mother’s Journey of Repatriation

Dear America, We have partaken in this strained and arranged love-hate relationship for over 30+ years. Without an option, I was committed to you at birth. I had no say! Four years ago, I stepped out on the relationship we had built. I desired something more than what you had offered me. I was tired [...]

Journey of Single Parenthood: Why I Moved Back To America

Yep you read that title right. After over three years abroad, 4 Deep Around the World has relocated from The Middle East back to the United States. Go ahead, gasp and clutch your pearls if you must. I get it if you are shouting, “WHY???????” Let’s face it, it wasn’t that long ago that I [...]

It’s Complicated: The Dating Game as a Single Mother & Expatriate

Dear Diary, I pray that my next entry does not reek of the undertones of desperation. Being divorced and a single mother of three at the ripe age of thirty-two was never one of my life goals. Now that I stand two years strong in the midst of both, I must embrace it with open arms [...]