My confused brain: On Sundays

  I wake up as I do every morning at 5:00 a.m. without alarms. I think I am an early bird because I am neither tired or grumpy. I am fully awake. But today is Sunday, and although my heart is ready to write, my brain has decided not to oblige today. “It is Sunday”…

Did the world end yet? 😫

  I have heard so many times the world is ending that it is getting exhausting. Seriously..! Don’t you maniacs have anything better to do than scare us all? And to make things worse, I have been so busy that I haven’t even had time to freak out properly, you know? That’s how busy I…

Latinoamérica: La camaradería

  Mi vida fuera de mi amada Latinoamérica me ha forzada siempre ha escribir en otros idiomas. Asi que hoy quise rendirle un merecido homenaje a mi tierra linda, a mi gente. Y sobretodo refugiarme en el cálido idioma nuestro. La vida fuera de Latinoamérica puede ser estimulante intelectualmente y profesionalmente, pero la calidéz de…

Lunch with myself: Learning to live in the present

  For a hyper person such as myself, who always wakes up with a to-do list every morning living in the moment is a challenge..!!  Oh boy..!! And to make things worse, I have a great memory..! So if you ever told me the story of your life, I will probably remember it the rest…

The dark shadow

  Today I woke up and to be absolutely honest, I felt angry and miserable as if a dark shadow were dragging the life out of me. I do everything I could to escape this shadow that clings my soul from time to time.    Sometimes, I feel I’ve scared it for good, but it…

Just say it: Don’t worry about your accent

  I always think that worrying about our accents when we are learning languages, it is indeed a waste of time, which will only extend and delay our learning process unnecessarily. At the beginning, we just need to practice, talk to yourself in front of the mirror, talk to yourself while you are jogging. In…

Misunderstanding Katakana

The Japanese language is a beautiful, even poetic, and yet enigmatic language. An ancient language composed of three alphabets: Hiragana, Katakana, and Kanji. Although some people might say that the Japanese language has evolved, therefore, now, we have four alphabets: Hiragana, Katakana, Kanji and the (English) alphabet. I want to explain traditional things here 🙂 so…