Mi mundo + aos 27 anos : My World at 27 Years Old

I turn 27, and take a quick look back on the year I left behind.

Annihilation’s “The Shimmer” is a Parable for Travel, and Here’s Why

Vague spoilers for Annihilation to come. I don’t use any names or significant plot points. You’ve been warned! … Continue Reading

A Plan to Juggle Languages

When I forget a word in Spanish, my brain immediately switches to Portuguese. When my brain forgets a … Continue Reading

Spanish Gripes: Part 1

Spanish, you’ve got some ‘splainin’ to do. Like everyone studying a new language, I have to do some … Continue Reading

A Rant About Not Being An Expert Already

I put a lot of pressure on myself. This is a personality trait of mine that has on … Continue Reading

A Global Life and How to Live One

Last week, I gave you all some reasons… some in-depth reasons, as to why you should live what … Continue Reading

Travel as an Academic

I consider myself an academic. That is, I like to do research and most of my adult life … Continue Reading

How Language Learning Influenced My Travels

So I was chatting with my sister yesterday, and I mentioned to her how I’ve had the lifelong … Continue Reading

Portugues Para Hispanohablantes

Today I went to my first classes. The first was contemporary Brazil, and the second was portuguese for … Continue Reading