Residing and Abiding

Finding Ourselves at Home in a Vibrant Vietnam

Third Culture Kids

by Grace Ong |

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Grace ONG, TCK at large in the World

Uniquely You, Uniquely Them, Uniquely a TCK

TCK's (Third Culture Kids) lead a challenging, but unique life. Many people try to understand what it’s like to be one, but only TCK's themselves can fully understand and explain it. TCK's are special, they’re different, they’re unique, but they’re life isn’t as easy as you think. I am one myself, and I have lived in three very different countries, Singapore, Vietnam, and America. So here’s what a TCK is, what a TCK’s life is like, and my brief background on being a TCK.