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Can you Learn a Language In Seven Hours?

19 March 2017

Today is March 19th 2017, meaning it’s four days since I concluded my challenge to learn Brazilian Portuguese in 10 weeks. (Hello from São Paulo.) In the next few days I’ll be publishing a video to show how far I got, and writing up my final postmortem of the challenge, but for now I’m about to get my hands dirty with something much more exciting:

New Mission - Learn Portuguese In 10 Weeks

03 January 2017

Happy new year! If all goes according to plan, I’ll be spending a good chunk of 2017 in Brazil, so it’s time to announce my next mission: learn Portuguese.

I Miss You (Kinda) - An Open Letter

27 July 2016

Has it really been a year already? I still can’t believe you’re gone.

The Joylent Experiment - How I (Almost) Gave Up Eating For Ten Days

07 December 2015

Some people love food for its own sake. I am not one of them. Food, to me, has never been anything more than fuel, and cooking is an annoying chore that I only spend time on because I have to. If I didn’t have to eat to survive, I could happily go the rest of my life without thinking about food again.

Please Don't Get Me Anything For Christmas

10 December 2013

Sigh.