Marcstina takes Espana (and is forced to drive to Granada)

My older sister, Christina, and her boyfriend, Marc (hence Marcstina) were fortunate enough to visit me here in Spain, even if only for a week. I always have a great time with these two, even if we are just watching a movie on Marc's couch in Gainesville. Being in Spain with them was just a … Continue reading Marcstina takes Espana (and is forced to drive to Granada)

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Ojalá!

This new word I’ve learned has really resonated with me. It is used most often at the beginning of sentences as an interjection meaning “to be hopeful” or “God-willing”. It is also, actually, an Arabic word that the Spaniards adopted into their own language. I’ve gravitated towards this words and grin a little each time … Continue reading Ojalá!