Interview with Stephanie Suga Chen

stephStephanie Suga Chen, a US expatriate based in Singapore and author of Travails of Trailing Spouse that I reviewed here answered a few questions regarding her book and her life.

How much of you, your experiences, your personality, is your characters?  Continue reading “Interview with Stephanie Suga Chen”

Review: Travails of a Trailing Spouse

20180204_151735Being an expat in Singapore myself, I was instantly drawn to Stephanie Suga Chen’s Travails of a Trailing Spouse. Without a decapitated corpse or brutalised domestic worker in sight, Stephanie’s book offers a fresh perspective on the lives of women (and occasionally men) who move to Singapore with their partners and find themselves willingly or unwillingly unemployed.  Continue reading “Review: Travails of a Trailing Spouse”