Single, Around the World (Really in Ecuador and South Africa)


What's the single experience like outside the U.S.?

The growing numbers of singles is not just a U.S. trend. Many countries around the world are also experiencing a decline in marriage. I love that readers of The Spinsterlicious Life are from "everywhere"...places like Australia, Brazil, Canada, Ecuador, Egypt, Germany, New Zealand, Peru, Romania, Slovakia, South Africa, and the addition to the good old U.S. of A.
Today's guest post is by two women --Lisa Brignoni and Thembi Mngadi-- who write about their experience of being single in Ecuador and South who grapples with the ongoing inquisition of "why aren't you married" in a culture different from her own , and the other who is confronted by her own culture that has not advanced as far as she has.
In their own words: Read more: