Anyone who can write a business email or a complaint letter or a witty line on Facebook has enough ability to be able to write a decent short story.
One of my New Year’s resolutions: to read one book a week. I hope to read many works of writing about Brno soon – stay tuned for an announcement about a new writing contest that begins on Feb 1.
For anyone else who enjoys a holiday season fairy tale at bedtime. If you’d like to make your own holiday memory, there will be fireworks in front of the new Brno town hall (Dominikánské náměstí) on Dec. 23 at 7 p.m.
Milan Kundera is one of the reasons that I live in Brno. He is in every sentence I write because he has had a profound influence on my punctuation. Not long ago, he performed a small gesture for me.
It is election season, and America is going through a legendary battle. Given that the Czech Republic just had elections — be honest: did you know? — I am exploring the differences between the two systems in a non-political way.
Are you putting yourself in danger by not understanding warnings that the water supply is contaminated? Autumn always seems like a good time to learn. Here are some tips and strategies on mastering Czech.
The Moravian Derby might not be Yankees-Red Sox or Liverpool-Manchester United, but every time Zbrojovka and Slovácko meet there is an interesting angle. Come see the game with us on Aug 27 at 6 p.m.!
Summer camp is where kids make major steps forward in the development of their characters and adults reevaluate their lives. Both are very scary things.
I had driven around a million kilometers in the USA but to become a legal driver in Brno I had to get a local driving license. And sit through “you don’t want to end up in the central cemetery” phrases again.
It would be unfair to compare New York and Brno in most ways, but, on a personal level, life is much more livable here. Quiet, peaceful, and full of growth.