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The therapy of talking to strangers

Date Posted: March 19, 2014
Posted in: All About Roatan, Expat Life

talking to strangers can cure more than the salt breeze and tropical drinks on an island

The first question you’ll get in Roatan (or any island for that matter) is, “Where are you from?” It’s a basic question, a conversation started in an effort to find commonality. We all seek that connection with someone else – something shared to show that we understand each other.

The first question you'll get in Roatan (or any island for that matter) is, "Where are you from?" It's a basic question,...

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TESOL/TEFL (…huh?)

Date Posted: July 15, 2013
Posted in: Freelance Writing

Let’s add another line to the resume. I just finished an online certification course to teach English as a second language!

TESOL (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) and TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) are both ventures I am now qualified to pursue. I taught English as a Foreign Language (EFL) while I was in Ecuador for six months in 2008 and I hated it!

Let's add another line to the resume. I just finished an online certification course to teach English as a second langua...

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