Expat Author Interview with Christopher James

Christopher James, originally from London, England, lives in Jakarta, Indonesia. Recently James has launched Jellyfish Review, an online journal devoted to innovative brief fiction. _____________________________ IMBO: Christopher, welcome toI Must Be Off!You live in Jakarta. I’ve been to Bali a couple times, but never anywhere else in Indonesia. Tell us about your typical day in […]

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Expat Author Interview — Checking in with Paola Fornari

I’m honoured to host Paola Fornari this week. What an incredible story she shares with the world. _____________________________________ IMBO: What are you working on? Paola Fornari: My first book! Entitled Joyriding in Dhaka, it’s an often humorous, often serious account of how this particular expat made the most of her three and a half years […]

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Expat Author Interview with Hannah Thompson-Yates

Hannah Thompson-YatesHannah Thompson-Yates, a travel writer and English teacher from Birmingham in England, currently lives in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong. In 2012, Thompson-Yates was one of the first-place winners in the I Must Be Off! Travel Essay Contest. _________________ IMBO: Hannah, welcome to I Must Be Off! and congratulations again on your winning entry in […]

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Expat Author Interview with Alex Pruteanu

Author Alex PruteanuAlex M. Pruteanu emigrated from Romania to the United States in 1980. He has worked as a journalist, a television news director, freelance writer, and editor. He is the author of the novella Short Lean Cuts (Amazon Publishing) and Gears: A Collection (Independent Talent Group, Inc.). Alex lives with his family near Raleigh, […]

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