My guest today is Marilyn. Marilyn Gardner is a writer and public health nurse living between worlds but mostly in Boston. Marilyn was raised in the country of Pakistan and went on to raise her own children in Pakistan and Egypt. She has lived in Pakistan, Egypt, Northern Iraq, and the United States. She is the author of Between Worlds: Essays on Culture & Belonging and Worlds Apart: A Third Culture Kid's Journey. You can find her writing about communicating across the boundaries of culture and faith at A Life Overseas, Plough Magazine, Fathom Magazine, Among Worlds Magazine, and her own blog - Communicating Across Boundaries.