"Tales from the Expat Harem: Foreign Women in Modern Turkey"
This compilation of real-life stories, edited by Istanbul residents Anastasia Ashman and Jennifer Eaton, who...
Piled on the lobby radiator by the mailman ignoring the numbered boxes on the wall, bills and bank statements and birthday cards slip to the floor and underfoot. Delivered but disrespected. A folded newspaper is wedged in door’s iron grating. Who in this hip building reads Zaman, the conservative paper?
A native of Berkeley, California with 14 years abroad in three countries, I'm a cultural writer/producer on a global rollercoaster:
fired in Hollywood,
abandoned on a snake-infested island off Borneo,
married in an Ottoman palace,