Q: What does "travails" mean?
A: From Merriam-Webster: work, toil; task, effort; or agony, torment

Q: What is a "trailing spouse"?
A: From Wikipedia: The term trailing spouse is used to describe a person who follows his or her life partner to another city because of a work assignment. The term is often associated with people involved in an expatriate assignment but is also used by academia on domestic assignments.

Q: How do you pronounce your middle name? What does it mean?
A: It’s pronounced “soo gah” and it’s my Taiwanese name (思佳)!

Q: Where can I buy the book?
A: <-- from the links on the left (all major bookstores in Singapore, as well as Amazon in the US and ST Press outside of the US/Singapore).