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In A Blink Of An Eye

Have you ever thought about a window when you thought of home? I don’t mean the metaphorical...

Podcast Ep. 24: Calmness Amidst Chaos

Rowena Dring talks to Francesca Aikman about “capturing calm through light.”

Calmness Amidst Chaos

Francesca Aikman is a young artist from the North West of England who lives and works in Amsterdam. She arrived...

Jeremy and 3Bop- Putting Sound to Poetry

Meet Jeremy or Jez, the newest addition to the Hiraeth team.  We met Jeremy at our first...

The Blood of the Soul

I spent my morning at the Italian consulate today, submitting my application to become Italian. Hearing the cadences...

Light- A Storytelling Event

As we move towards the darkest time of the year, Hiraeth Magazine invites you to a free evening of poetry,...

     ART

Calmness Amidst Chaos

Francesca Aikman is a young artist from the North West of England who lives and works in Amsterdam. She arrived...

Jennifer Tee: Let It Come Down

Jennifer Tee is a Dutch artist with Chinese-Indonesian heritage. Her work incorporates many cultural traditions and...

Love and Longing at the Mexican Border

The Other Side- Love and Longing at the Mexican Border is a short documentary by Griselda San Martin, a documentary...

     POETRY

Song of Praise

by Jeremy Keighley Why do I find myself here ? the curse of my teenage years its so narrow valley where a...

Dulcimer Chimes

by Jeremy Keighley In a white wood room I wrote my name on the wing of a tiny bird made daisy chains in...

Turquoise Eyes

by Jeremy Keighley A Finnish girl with Turquoise eyes is the only journal entry I can remember from leaving England...

   PODCAST

Podcast Ep. 24: Calmness Amidst Chaos

Rowena Dring talks to Francesca Aikman about “capturing calm through light.”

Podcast Episode 23: A Moving Legacy

In this episode, Sarah talks to Lucille Abendanon who has three nationalities and has lived in six...

Podcast Episode 22: Crimea Calling

In 2010, Masha and her brother inherited her grandparents' home in Crimea, the place of her...

Podcast Episode 21: Embrace the Journey

Hear about Cynthia’s adventures as well as her advice to other expats who are trying to find friends, find jobs or find themselves.

Podcast Episode 20: Summer Wrap Up

In this episode, we talk about art, politics and plans for the future.  This episode is a series of audio clips from...

Podcast Episode 19: Stardust Magick

In this episode, I talk to Stardust Magick.  Star is a transformational artist- transforming herself and others...

   ESSAYS

In A Blink Of An Eye

Have you ever thought about a window when you thought of home? I don’t mean the metaphorical...

The Blood of the Soul

I spent my morning at the Italian consulate today, submitting my application to become Italian. Hearing the cadences...

A Sail For Peace

“…It was our way to abolish government-made borders and show the world as one beautiful nation whose ruler was the sea, where nature’s laws are strict, yet simple, and the inhabitants are all equally unique.”

The Good Old Language Struggle

Yesterday I was thinking of the downs of living “abroad”. I must say I very rarely put myself this question, but I...

Walking into a Memory

One of the beautiful things about moving often is that you experience the "little things" of life in so many different...

The Lily and the Rose: Living Between East and West

“The West for me means ambition, the East contentment. My heart is ever in one, my soul in the other.” – Ameen Rihani,...

   INTERVIEWS

Calmness Amidst Chaos

Francesca Aikman is a young artist from the...

Hiraeth Magazine Teaser

Have a peek into our storytelling event, and go...

Migrationlab

Interview with Laura M. Pana at the Hiraeth...

Rough Translation

I'm always on the lookout for other podcasts...

Hasan Minhaj is a Third Culture Kid

"I exist in a hyphen." Comedian Hasan Minhaj...

Exit West – Permeable Borders

Last month Steve Inskeep at Fresh Air talked...

Light- A Storytelling Event

As we move towards the darkest time of the year, Hiraeth Magazine invites you to a free evening of poetry,...

Jennifer Tee: Let It Come Down

Jennifer Tee is a Dutch artist with Chinese-Indonesian heritage. Her work incorporates many cultural traditions and...

Migration and the Dutch Canon

On Friday several members of the Hiraeth team drove to the beautiful little town of Wageningen about an hour and a...