Tags » ESL

Cobb Salad

There’s no time to waste. I need to aim for an economy of words.  Even as I type these sentences, I can feel the doubt creeping in. 300 more words

Aspirations, Reflections, Perfection

Welcome to Me! or rather, welcome to a breakdown of my work experiences...

The title sounds incredibly narcissistic, I know. But it was the simplest way to welcome you all to my site.

My site, my rules! JK! 640 more words


Immersion Course - the Return

Today, one of my students, Isabella, returned after a 2-month-long trip to the US – one month she spent studying English at Kaplan International English School in Chicago and one month traveling across the US – a few days in Seattle, then on to San Francisco and ending her tour in Miami, Fl. 552 more words


Class cancellation (and the 24/7 availability fallacy)

Growing up I often heard people saying: “if work were meant to be pleasant it wouldn’t be called WORK “.

Don’t know the origin of that saying but it’s quite easy to understand it’s meaning. 693 more words


My newspaper from 1843

After a strike on my university, I am full of stuff to do within a short lead of time. In one of these stuffs, I did a newspaper from 1843, the year that the Edgar Allan Poe’s… 288 more words


Road Trip

Road trip!

On our drive across the country,

we took an unscheduled detour to Taos, New Mexico.

What a beautiful little city!

Unfortunately, I developed a bloody nose that lasted two days. 34 more words

Mostly True Memoirs

School's Out Forever - What's Next?

Hey everyone, it’s been a while. The past 6 months have been a whirlwind, leaving me with little time to focus on blogging. But now I’m back and ready to provide some updates. 704 more words