fluency

January 15, 2022

The Importance of Voice

As you know, I am learning French. I found out that in modern spoken French if you ask somebody, “Do you have a book?”, or you tell somebody “You have a book.” you use the exact same words in the […]
January 4, 2022

Lessons Learned

  For the past few months, I’ve been accompanying my dear friend, Judy, who is having, as she calls it, chi-mother-therapy, better know to others as chemotherapy. Wow, has this ever been a learning experience for me. I don’t mean […]
December 30, 2019

A Vision for the New Year

I love dates with special numbers. I guess I’m not alone, because wedding halls got a lot of business on 11/11/11. That’s why I’m so excited about the year 2020. It seems like such a cool number with a lot […]
November 23, 2019

If This is Advice, I don’t Want It

If you skid on a wet road, stop as quickly as possible. If you want to draw a perfect circle, do it slowly and carefully. If you want to speak fluently, think before you speak.   All of the above […]