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Central America

Etiquette Be Damned. Stop Asking, “Do you speak X language?” It’s Rude and Pointless.

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In a previous post Learning Danish – Surprising Realizations I discussed my evolving relationship with Danish.  One of the things I didn’t discuss was the surprising advice I received from Danish friends regarding one of the cornerstones of a traveler’s phrase book; the oft used opening inquiry, “Do you speak X language?”.

If you’re like me, you’ve ...


On the Subject of Failure

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Failure is something that each and every one of us deals with on a daily basis. It weighs heavily as we consider our options. It can be a crippling force that leaves us unable to make a decision or take action. It is the storm cloud on the horizon that terrifies us. For some, it can even be deadly.

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