Share your story
Choose a theme and share your story, and read additional visitor comments.
Share your stories of why you left and how you or your family came to that decision.
How did you imagine this country? Did your ideas match what you experienced when you arrived?
When did you see the Statue of Liberty for the first time? Are there other symbols of the US that have meaning for you?
How have you adjusted to your life here? What does it mean to live in a new place?
Communicating in a new language can be a struggle. Share your stories of funny, frustrating, or confusing encounters in the US.