What have I learned after 5 years? I asked myself this question months ago, but I just couldn’t come up … Continue Reading HAPPY 5th ANNIVERSARY!
A third portion of my Master’s Degree project was dedicated to teaching English as a second language through the use … Continue Reading Teaching English through the use of Graphic Novels & Comic Strips.
The title is a line from the Rolling Stones’ Angie. My whole weekend is themed “The Rolling Stones”. I never … Continue Reading “When will those dark clouds all disappear”
Every working day, a 30-min portion of my commute goes to walking to and from BART station! So I am … Continue Reading Purple!
A black and white day at the De Young Museum of San Francisco California with my students from Embassy English … Continue Reading De Young Museum
The title is a line from the song “Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head” by B. J. Thomas This shows … Continue Reading “The blues they send to meet me Won’t defeat me”
When I look back at my experience with acquiring English language, I don’t really consider it a second language as … Continue Reading Second Language Learning Experience
RESERVED The title is a line from the song “Down by the Seaside” by Led Zeppelin I am still experimenting … Continue Reading “& show your love for Lady Nature & she will come back again”
Dear Orient, When you, dear Oriental, decide to have children, and bring them to this beautiful world, you must contemplate … Continue Reading A message to the orient – Prat 1
The title is from the song Spanish Caravan by The Doors. I started my day perfectly. I woke up at … Continue Reading “Trade winds find Galleons lost in the sea, I know where treasure is waiting for me”
Some events have been manipulated for safety reasons! I will now tell you about the obstacles we faced in Saudi … Continue Reading Chapter 4
Some events have been manipulated for safety reasons! Let me tell something about visiting Saudi Arabia. You can’t! If you’re … Continue Reading Chapter 3
Dedicated to the memory of our wedding day! A year after Oct. 17. 2016… The Kiss; the remarkable end to … Continue Reading Cultures Differ: The Kiss
Caption: Talk about the greatest class ever! Kaplan, January, 2013. After only one month of being an ESL teacher at … Continue Reading This one goes to all my ESL Teachers!
I sit at Starbucks, drinking my venti triple-shot skinny hazelnut latte, doodling and sketching some drawings, when a man – … Continue Reading Jerks can also have coffee at Starbucks!