This post is a part of the writing project called Stories from the West that I started with Christa. We’re both currently living on the west coasts (Christa in the US, me in Sweden), hence the name of the project. We both want to share our experiences living as immigrants, and every month we’ll write a post each with the same topic. The topic for this month is ‘lessons from the adopted country‘. Don’t forget to read Christa’s post, In America, I….
It’s hard to think I’ve only been living in Sweden for 1.5 years, as it feels like a long time and I can feel myself changing. Some of these changes are due to the way of life here, and I didn’t realize how much it influenced me until recently. Living in Sweden has taught me a lot, and here are some of the things that have changed me for the better.