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Yes, I know it’s been a long time since I’ve posted here…it’s almost time for the new year!  I have gotten majorly sidetracked with new blogs, new classes, new projects, and so forth.  I haven’t completely given up on this blog, I just need to (once again!) decide the direction to take. Next semester, I […]

It took me longer than I thought to read “Kamikaze Girls” but I’ve finally finished it (it’s one of many reasons I haven’t blogged in a bit).  I have a short review on Amazon of the novel, but am in the middle of writing up a, hopefully, more detailed review of the novel for this […]


I found these awesome destination charm necklaces at Urban Outfitters, and right now the Venice and Tokyo ones in my shopping cart.  I have a long history and love of Italy, and at one point in my many language adventures tried to actually take up Italian. I have vivid memories of meeting Italian nuns, eating […]

I’ve updated the “fun stuff” page. In it you’ll find some of my favorite sites including a few downloading sites if you like to play Sims 2. I’m in the middle of going through all of my personal book marks so more will be added, and I will also add other links in the other […]

It’s near midnight, but I did not forget to post my weekly objectives. I’m very proud of myself. I met my objectives. I’m really motivated to get as many points as I can in LingQ to get on the honor roll. I’m a bit worried that I’m more concerned about the points than learning, so […]

Although I did get through a lot of my Spanish, I didn’t complete it all.  With Japanese, I made it halfway.  I wrote down all possible reasons (and their solutions) for not reaching my objectives.  Since I’m done with classes for the time being and don’t have much else to do there is no excuse […]

First, before I include this week’s objectives, I will just say that last week was a little disorganized but I did have one success. I am finally able to move on to learning Kanji. It is fun so far! Last night I upgraded my membership on LingQ, and am now a basic member. I really […]