If I were to give myself a piece of advice now, it should be: Write like no one’s reading.
I’ve been away, I know. But here I am again, ready to chat and share – listicle-style – a few highlights from the last two months.
Hurrah! Eli has now lived longer outside of my womb than inside!
Scraping by with my everyday Deutsch is not ideal. I need to improve. I want to get it up to a better level because Germany is where I live now. And language, as I have come to understand its full impact, is a country’s heartbeat.
I’m not sure if I’ll ever grow out of the nervous energy that occupies me each time he leaves, or the tingling excitement from the prospect of seeing him home in a few hours.