And they also see whatever you write through “their” lens, which may or may not be a correct interpretation or reading of what you wrote, particularly if they want to position themselves to a wider audience (via Facebook comments, for example) in a certain way, with a certain agenda.

Australian writer recently returned from 4 years living in Vietnam. Editor of Vox Virtus and Abroadingly. Blogs at dianelee.com.au and travellinghomebody.com.

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