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Learning French Update II: Would I recommend the Sorbonne?

I am proud to share that after two months living in France and six weeks into my beginner’s course that I can speak (albeit somewhat broken) French. 1,035 more words


I just want to mail a parcel!


I was working on a long, drawn-out story of my experience trying to mail a package today. I decided to keep it short and sweet… If I were feeling more creative I’d write a haiku. 216 more words

Day To Day

Living in Paris is a dream, right? So why do I feel as insignificant as a miette de pain?

Please forgive my unplanned hiatus from this blog over the past two weeks. Not only have I been suffering from a bout of writer’s block, but also from a case of the blues. 880 more words


On The Subjects Of Apostilles & Printers....

One of the reasons anyone blogs is to attract attention to themselves.
Do it enough and enough people pay attention and you get paid. That’s not… 490 more words


Learning French Update 1: My Mixed Feelings around Enrolling at Sorbonne

Last week I started lessons at Paris-Sorbonne University, which is renown for its prestigious and diverse offering of French language courses. Most aspiring French speakers in Paris enrol here or at Alliance Française. 519 more words