The University of Houston is breaking ground once again with a new Spanish creative writing program. Beginning Fall 2017, UH will offer a doctorate program in Spanish with a Creative Writing concentration…
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The new Netflix original “One Day at a Time” will hit your queue on January 6, 2017. I’ve been waiting for this since I first heard about it. I’m glad Netflix shared a release date and a trailer (see below): When no one else is there to tell you you’re wrong, there’s always family. Nobody […]
I have spent years trying to avoid talking politics on this blog and in most public channels. It’s a result of spending most of my professional life being a spokesperson — I’ve learned to avoid sharing my personal beliefs. Today, I step away from that. I’m not certain it will be a one-time event. * […]
Ever wonder how your brain manages speaking in two languages? I came across this wonderful TED Ed video on “How interpreters juggle two languages at once” that’s a must-watch for anyone who thinks that just because you can speak a language you also can interpret it. You actually have to retrain the way you think. […]
I am not now (nor have I ever been) a “morning person.” Getting up early is akin to a punishment. And no matter how much I intend to be better organized, mornings are always crazy. This video from Entrepreneur magazine has several tips on how to improve your mornings by, well, taking away your decisions. […]
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