A Little More Less, Please: From McDonald’s to Minimalism

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish. ~ Dr. Seuss The world is a complex and confusing place, full of red fishes with blue fins and blue fishes with red fins and some fishes with no fins at all. Thankfully, our brains are hardwired to categorize this crazy world into neat, little storage units … Continue reading A Little More Less, Please: From McDonald’s to Minimalism

The Thing about Languages

Imagine walking into a café in Japan and hearing your native language. Today is my two week anniversary à Paris. In this time, I've learned one valuable lesson: My French is shite. No, it really is. Even after studying it for 12 years (6 of them compulsory), I was not prepared for comprehending (let alone engaging … Continue reading The Thing about Languages