But, you speak English

*This was originally posted on my other blog.* "She speaks English!" my dad announced. "Come here and help your cousin with his homework," he said. I was sitting on the floor with my sister, most likely playing with a toy. I must have been in third or fourth grade and as my dad had proudly … Continue reading But, you speak English

The corner

*This was originally posted on my other blog.* I don't remember much about what I learned in Kindergarten, but I do remember spending a lot of time standing in the corner, facing the wall. It usually played out like this: a couple of kids would go up to the teacher, they said something with my … Continue reading The corner