Why and How to Learn a Second Language (Without Becoming Bored)

As many as 75% of Americans and 62% of Britons don’t speak a second language. You can argue that they don’t really need to, everything is English these days, including this blog post. You can live a good life without knowing a second language. But speaking from experience here, learning a second language can broaden … Continue reading Why and How to Learn a Second Language (Without Becoming Bored)

What Does It Mean to Love Someone?

Love’s such a big broad word these days that you can easily smack someone in the head with it. After all, some people LOVE hamburgers. What’s the point of trying to define a word that, some would say (not necessarily I), has been defaced by use? A word that means everything and nothing at the … Continue reading What Does It Mean to Love Someone?

Your Worst Fear

frightening shadow of unrecognizable friends on shabby road

What is your worst fear? What would be the worst thing that could happen to you? The one thing you would want to avoid at all costs? Ending up in hospital with coronavirus or cancer or some worse disease? Having a cop put his knee on your neck for 8 minutes and 46 seconds? Losing … Continue reading Your Worst Fear