From the Tokyo Launch Party

For the Tokyo celebration of the launch of The Good Shufu, a travel memoir of multicultural love, marriage & mixups, Tracy invited three other gaijin-wife authors to read with her for a special event run by the literary series she founded, Four Stories.

I kissed my student. Then I married him. And wrote a book about it. Here's a video clip from the first official Japan reading of the book The Good Shufu: Finding Love, Self & Home on the Far Side of the World, @ the Tokyo launch party for the book.

Pix From the Boston Launch Party

Video & Pix From a reading @ Newtonville Books in June 2015

I've loved and been deeply touched by the reader comments and reviews for my newly released memoir, The Good Shufu (Putnam, A B&N Discover Great New Writers Pick & Nat Geo Great New Read). But here's the gist of the one question I get most often: How can you marry a man with whom you share no fluency? My answer is in this video.