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Blogging in 2013

Blogging in 2013

It’s January. janeiro. enero. Whatever language you speak, it’s the first month of a new year. While 2012 wasn’t a huge blogging year for me, it marked the start of something very important–ACTUALLY creating a blog. For years, and especially after moving abroad to Spain, I’d contemplated starting a blog, but for various reasons, I … Continue reading

Portuñolinglés

It’s been a long time since I’ve written in this blog. I didn’t stop because I was lazy, or tired, or bored…in fact, I had a very important reason–the resuscitation of my Spanish. As it turns out, learning a third language has caused quite a bit of chaos in my brain. Maintaining a language while … Continue reading

Un lío

Tengo un lío en la cabeza. My brain is a mess. After spending most of my adolescent and all of my adult life studying Spanish, teaching the language, and living in Spain for two years, I have been catapulted into a new country with different customs, where they speak Portuguese, a language that is dangerously … Continue reading