to learn a foreign language

“Stories can help us face the anxieties and uncertainties of being human. And the people who tell these stories can also challenge us, or inspire us, to learn again what it means to live in this world.

An 81-year-old Mexican writer, a literary luminary speaking English in her home country—and a young student who loves her—showed me what it means to speak with courage, to take a risk, to offer language to another as a gift.”

from:Swallowing Fear in San Miguel de Allende,TRAVEL STORIES: Kristin Van Tassel‘s ideal window for learning a foreign language closed over 30 years ago. Is there still time?

I’m still in my eCourse in university Spanish. I’m learning  little by little, inching my way.

 

 

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