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Columnists > K. Leslie Delk


K. Leslie Delk
After 25 years as a capital defense attorney in the US, Leslie went on to work with adults with Serious Mental Illness and adults with Developmental Disabilities. Feeling the need for more adventure, she moved to South Korea where she taught English for five years. At present, she lives in Ireland. Read her instructional book on navigating real estate and other international moving issues here.


K. Leslie Delk

Ozzie, My Little ExPat

Posted by: Klesliedelk on Wednesday January 27, 2016 (18:06:04)   (1406 Reads)
Little Ball of Fluff
I got used to “cute” living in Korea; cute people, cute toys, cute kids and oh my gosh the babies! Way too cute! But even so I never get jaded over something “cute.” For a professional soft case like myself, I was a marked woman. First, it came in the form of my own choice. I had heard a tale of another teacher who had rescued a dog tied to a lamp pole during a blizzard.    more ...


K. Leslie Delk

When You Wish Upon A Rainbow

Posted by: scar on Tuesday January 19, 2016 (12:18:19)   (1558 Reads)
I think I’ve wanted to live “somewhere else” all my life. I never had that sense of “home” that some people talk about. I never had the connection to land that many feel. Okay, okay, I grew up in E. St. Louis, Illinois—how connected can you be?

Anyway, I did attend university away from home and spent some of my married life in other states but it was not until I became a capital defense attorney that I really moved around.    more ...