reading


A lot of expats tell me they prefer print books.  I understand.  Reading is a total body experience for me, too.  Those of us made like this don’t just read a book, we enjoy the weight of it, the physical act of turning the pages and hearing the paper rustle.  We like the slick feel of certain paper, the slightly […]

Getting Your English Fix: Print Books vs Kindle


  One of the things expats-to-be sometimes forget to consider is how important it can become to get a little English into your life.  Exposure to your native tongue once in a while eases the homesickness and softens the cultural transition.  Books are the preferred method, for me. Alas, there don’t seem to be any bookstores here in the Azuero […]

Getting Your English Fix: Kindles et al