Life clichés are my new friends.

Edit: Not ALL clichés, please. “When life gives you lemons, make lemonade”. from the old ones to the cheesy ones, we’ve heard them all. Most of my life I tried to avoid cliches or use it only for a pun intended, but recently when life gave me a lot of lemons, I started thinking about how those […]

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What is it like to have an accent/speak a second language daily?

In my personal experience: -Is getting frustrated because people focus on your accent and not on what you’re saying. -Is repeating three times the same thing. -Is recognizing people from your country (homies!) just by their accent. -Is empathizing with others non-anglophones. -Is being corrected often. -Is trying to keep it cool about being corrected so […]

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