Polyglot Gathering Berlin

Polyglot Gathering Berlin 2016: Recap

  And I'm back in Chicago! I have been for a couple of weeks now but I'm still getting readjusted it feels like. The Polyglot Gathering in Berlin was everything I needed it to be and more. The last few days were spent wondering how I could put off leaving. And honestly, it was one of the hardest things I ever had to do to turn around and walk away pretending I don't love you. (more…)

Mission Acquisition: May Language Goals

Alright so first thing's first, I failed spectacularly for the month of April. WHOMP WHOMP! Between work and more work and a little work on the top I was just totally exhausted and not at all able to keep up with my goals. I did manage to get 90+ on one of my homework assignments for Korean class, though. I scored some delicious coffee that I can't even drink because I don't have a coffee maker right now. Double fail.…

Polyglot Gathering Berlin

If there’s one thing Polyglots are great at doing (besides being willing to tackle any language know to man), it’s forming a strong sense of community. I had the privilege of attending the Polyglot Conference in New York City last October and I can say that it was easily one of the best weekends of my life. I’m not, by nature, a super social person. My anxiety ramps up even more when speaking my L2 comes into play. But for…