Category Archives: Personal

Telling Our Story: Stolpersteine- Stumbling Stones

The internationally recognized date for Holocaust Remembrance Day corresponds to the 27th day of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar. In Hebrew, Holocaust Remembrance Day is called Yom Hashoah. In 2017…

Knowing How To Communicate With Whom?

Recently, I came across a few articles about change and the speed of change and how we are reacting to these changes. What it feels like to be the last…

My Life as a Reader- 6 Years Later

I participated in a Blogging Challenge in 2010. We were supposed to write a post about our Life As a Reader. The challenge consists in simply making a bullet list…

A Twitter Goodbye

As I am preparing to leave Brazil to return to home base in Florida, many goodbyes are slowly being exchanged. We said goodbye to our students on the last day…

The Story Behind Langwitches

I get asked all the time about the name of my blog: Langwitches. So here is the story… It’s a cultural thing… Some cultures see “witches” as a normal part…