I have been neglecting my beloved Dictionary and am looking forward to getting back to it over the next few days. In the meantime, I
I hope my last 25 words, or at least my last thousand, have at least a little of the urgency and wonder of your first 25.
You know you’ve got a problem when you take a single day off and feel the need to write a column about it. Still, I’m
Hi there – just wanted to say thanks so much for your support and readership, and to share my first two columns in The Tico
At the heart of Costa Rican language and, in many ways, the heart of the way your father talks, is the word “mae.”
Dear Small Busy Person: It’s typical of parenthood that one of the reasons I started this project was to mark my ten-year anniversary in Costa