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More delicious than I thought it would be.


Not camera-shy. Seizing the spotlight.

Next chapter

At this point, I have forgotten how many times I have started a “new chapter” in my life. Since I started my university studies, I have moved quite a few times, most of them to different countries and, don’t get me wrong, most of the times I was thrilled with the idea of starting over, meet new people, learn a new culture, learn a new language… and here I am, moving again but, this time, I’m finally moving back. 349 more words


Open road

Snaking, stretching out ahead. The horizon.

Open water

Bright on both sides, atop, and at sea. On the mainland, and speeding towards the island ahead.

Scenes from a seminar

This view is etched in my mind. I remember the impression of the walls I traced with my fingertips. My breath taken away by the light streaming in, the green from outside. 6 more words

What does it mean to be fluent in a language?

I’d always aspired to be fluent in German. And then the more fluent I became, the more I realised there was another linguistic challenge waiting round the corner. 296 more words

Living Abroad