Turn You Into A Damn Good Spanish Speaker with these 9 things

“To have another language is to possess a second soul.” ~ Charlemagne If you are serious about learning a foreign language, be it Spanish, French, Italian or Chinese — you are in the right place. This article is intended to challenge you to rethink your entire approach to learning a language. It will help you simplify your goals and get back to the fundamentals. Studies from the University of Chicago have shown that the decision-making…

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Going nuts over peanuts!

Partho sighed deeply as he gazed at the clouds floating past his window. Most men would have rejoiced at the idea of a vacation in the U.S. east coast. Not him. “Stuff these into your ears,” Ria, my sister, and his wife said. She handed him two cotton balls from the middle seat. He lifted his winter ear mufflers, shoved the balls all the way in and pulled his mufflers back on. Partho was prone…

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Meeting Ana

An old woman peered at her burst tire with a desolate look on her face. A tornado warning was underway and the few cars on the otherwise busy-street of Harrison Avenue were in search of a shelter. I had been on calls for the most part of the day, before being finally dragged out of office by a colleague of mine. As I headed home against my better judgment, the signal turned red. A heavy…

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A glimpse

Fellow students always thought him timid. He would never mix with peers, play or wander around even for a casual chat. He would go to his class in the morning, remain seated in his seat all day, skip recess and walk straight back home at the end of the day. Other kids would pick on him but he never retaliated. Instead, he focused all his attention on learning Math and Science. He had an innate…

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