Don’t Enjoy the Journey, Enjoy the Things

I can't be a Buddhist if I think that THINGS are good, huh? Ah well.

(This blog is the English translation of this week’s primary blog, which was originally written in Spanish.) There’s a common piece of advice for language learning (and perhaps learning anything) that you should enjoy the journey. The end goal is fine and it’s important to have one, but you shouldn’t worry about the goal, rather … Continue reading Don’t Enjoy the Journey, Enjoy the Things

Continuing to Learn When You Don’t Feel Like it

It's like tossing the trash, it doesn't matter if you don't want to, you still have to do it.

(This blog is the English translation of this week’s primary blog, which was originally written in Spanish.) A popular topic for language learning tips online is how to make sure that you enjoy it. Sometimes spending hours and hours each day learning can be difficult, maybe boring, and many people give up before they finish … Continue reading Continuing to Learn When You Don’t Feel Like it