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"¿De dónde eres?" does not answer my question

Wow, yes, my accent certainly isn’t from here, tú eres muy astuto.

This question is an inadequate but all-too frequent response to questions I have asked recently, such as: 826 more words

Contrast And Compare

Burrito Mad

A slightly less crazy day at work for me and a “productive” day for sophia was finished with burritos from Chilangos. It’s the first time we’ve had them from there, but they were definitely worth the extra cost. 70 more words


De otros vicios

Así como los libros, mi primer café lo tomé siendo un niño, quizá sería más exacto decir que tome leche azucarada con un toque de café, pero a esa edad, para mi, no era solo café, al fin tenía la edad para beber algo que era del mundo de los adultos, lo cual ya era en sí, un gran logro. 302 more words

Happily ignoring warnings about Mexico City

Happily ignoring warnings on Mexico

(A piece I wrote in January 2014 for the Redding (Calif.) Record-Searchlight)

Don’t go.

Don’t eat the street food.

Don’t take the subway. 740 more words