All posts tagged: languages

Going Back by Anita Lekic

It was April, 2002. I contemplated my impending flight to Zagreb with Croatian Airlines with a sense of foreboding. Would I speak English, which I tentatively think of as my native language, or the language we routinely referred to as “BCS” (Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian—a […]

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Semantics by Linda Murphy Marshall

  We do not take a trip; A trip takes us.             -John Steinbeck   One’s destination is never a place but rather a new way of looking at things. -Henry Miller I was making plans to do a Swahili immersion in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, after […]