Friend-of-the-blog Emily Bonderer Cruz - who, unlike us, moved to Mexico in an entirely non-dilettantish way; to be with her deported esposo - tell her fascinating story this week on NPR's This American Life.
Listen it it here. (That's an order, not a recommendation.) Her blog, The Real Housewife of Ciudad Juárez, is here. Well, actually, the link is a couple words before the "here," but we're sure you can find it.