WRAD 2021 (en français!)

Yesterday was World Read Aloud Day – an initiative by LitWorld. Last year, I read the orginial “Wayan and the Turtle King” on YouTube Live. This year, I really put myself out there by reading the French edition. I really enjoyed doing it, because it made me appreciate anew how hard it is to be …

Mottainai! もったいない

I just made a language discovery that is right up my alley! Today, I discovered the Japanese expression “mottainai”, which means “What a waste!”. The concept around it is the same as “Waste not, want not!” in English. I like this concept more than “zero waste”, which sounds so intimidating and hard to reach! Check …