Learning One Foreign Language Through Another

If you’ve discussed language learning with me before, you may know that I follow a lot of polyglot blogs. Since I want to learn many languages, I love hearing about others’ experiences in language learning. Last week, I had the chance to experience a language-learning...

A Beginning in the Middle

I fear beginnings and endings. Middles take many turns, shifting according to minuscule changes or dramatic events, but they remain connected to that first moment. Beginnings set the tone for the future, sliding into place the lens through which everyone will view...