October 15, 2013
❝You can never understand one language until you understand at least two.❞ ‒ Geoffrey Willans
We probably will never know when language was invented as a spoken mean of communication, but we have an approximate idea when we started to write it down in order to remember.… Read the rest
August 24, 2013
My first post will be about the country that helped shape who I am, in the best of ways. It took a long time to write, not only because I am a professional procrastinator, but also because I don’t think it’s very easy to determine.… Read the rest
September 6, 2012
A few days ago something close to INCREDIBLE happened to me.
Around 18:00 on a Friday and I just finished my workday so I’m going at a nearby bar to celebrate when all of a sudden my backpack got stolen from me, inside among many things there were my computer and iPad.… Read the rest
July 25, 2012
“When the going gets tough, the tough get going.” This was the famous quote by Joseph P. Kennedy, father of President John F. Kennedy, on the wall of my Texas high school football dressing room. I thought about this quote for the first time in decades as I read this inspiring book about love between a dog and her family, a love that was too great to remain in the confines of a normal household.… Read the rest
July 16, 2012
It’s been seven years since I transferred to this ever changing city.
Barcelona is many things for many different people, for me it’s the place that provides me with a beach, a well connected international airport, an intricate metro system quite a decent selection of food and an astronomically big variety of foreigners; some come for a weekend, some for a few years.… Read the rest
May 15, 2012
Since I was a child I loved movies. Some of them I’ve even watched countless times, it was like if every time I was pressing play something new inside the movie was being revealed to me.
When we’re young we easily are drawn to action movies or funny ones, later on questions begin to clutter our teenage life and, looking for answers we start to watch movies that wander into more complex themes.… Read the rest
May 7, 2012
Today post is dedicated to a book / movie review. The title is “Lord of The Flies”, and it is one of the most interesting and extraordinary book I’ve ever read. No wonder in English speaking countries teachers usually assign it as a mandatory read.… Read the rest
May 3, 2012
In America, the month of May is also known as bike month. If you didn’t know that, join the club. While its purpose is to get people riding, I think it is a good time to raise awareness around the dark side of cycling.… Read the rest