Effects of Four Months

https://flic.kr/p/Pv5zSz It's getting hard to write in English. The problem isn't that I'm forgetting words, but rather that the flow of the language seems strange, like getting behind the wheel of a car after you haven't driven for a while. I'm so used to everything being in German that I even prefer it in some … Continue reading Effects of Four Months


The Words I Never Wrote Down

https://flic.kr/p/PqMJxs I came into Germany not knowing what a Geschoss was, but within a couple days, I knew. And after two months, I still haven't forgotten, even though I never wrote it down anywhere. The reason was because I encountered it every day, either when I walked through a door, or looked at a floor … Continue reading The Words I Never Wrote Down