Episode #2: Moya – From Jamaica to Brooklyn for High School

In this episode of Not an Alien, Moya recounts her immigration journey from Jamaica to Georgia as a teenager. She shares the challenges of integrating into middle school life in New York City, and the pleasures of starting to find her social footing in high school. Not sparing the hardships entailed in working full-time while trying to put herself through college, Moya shares the factors that eventually led her to move to Phoenix, where she met her fiancé, as well as what it has been like relocating to Georgia, where her fiancé is now stationed in the Army.


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