A New N-N-1 is announced

Originally posted on Wild Rivers Run South:
A new N-N-1 for the New Year will happen this month. N-N-1 is a group project where people take a picture during a common time, around a common theme, and display the results in one place. This month it will be on this blog, Wild Rivers Run South.…

Call for Participants: N-N-1: The Quarantine Edition

Originally posted on The View from a Drawbridge:
For several years now, I’ve participated in a delightful photography/creative writing experiment that was created by two of my favorite bloggers, Anju, who writes This Labyrinth I Roam, and Norm, who writes Classical Gasbag. They thought it would be interesting to see what people all over the…

A Glimpse Into New Year’s Traditions Around The World

Having lived and worked in six different countries in the past ten years, I have come to appreciate what binds us together as one human race. One such example is the idea of a New Year. Now, while the idea of having a fresh year annually is universal, the ‘when’ differs. Officially we welcome a…

What’s The Word For …

When I first started learning German, I was so proud to be able to learn words for everyday things and start using simple phrases that came into use every day. When we got deeper into the grammar, I started hating the language. Why in God’s name was there 3 definite articles that then changed format…

2018 In Books

As usual, my 2018 got so 2018 that I didn’t have as much time as I would’ve liked to write about my experiences, my travels, my observations, my progress in learning a new Language. I’m going to make up for that by posting what my life looked like in terms of books. Yay!