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Simultaneously, Ms. Martin

9 May

So, after I studied a bit of simultaneous interpreting at the Monterey Institute of International​ studies in California, I decided to keep traveling […]

Almost 10 years later…

I am working in Spain as a conference interpreter. Coincidentally, my years of wanderlusting have been my years of agnosticism. But, I wanted to turn that tide and be a believer. Now, I believe in God, although I do not care about the denomination. Culturally, I am Catholic.

Anyhow, my first time in a real interpretation meeting. Below pictures of that first, second, third, fourth…

I am new to this and it is not easy but I looooove. As the motto of my boyfriend’s military unit (Airborne paratrooper) goes: “If it were easy, others would do it.”

 

 

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La fille de Brooklyn de Guillaume Musso

21 Apr

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Politics read in Dubai.

19 Nov

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By Connelly read in Dubai.

19 Nov

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Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki by Murakami

19 Nov

Regalo de un gran colega, profesor de inglés, y amigo de Irlanda cuando marchaba de Dubai. Thank you, my friend. WIN_20141213_120541.JPG

Le voleur et les chiens – Naguib Mahfouz

10 Aug

Premier roman d’un egyptien que je lis. Monsieur Mafouz m’a laisser un gout pour lui tres beau. La facon don’t il ecrit et belle at calme – comme de la poesie de calite. Il a recu le Prix Nobel de Literature en 1988.

L’Egypte qu’il decrit est toujours dans ma tete.

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EL ASESINO DE MUJERES – Martina Cole

10 Aug

Entretenida lectura veraniega con momentos tensos y muchos de ellos esperados pero nada agradables. DSC_0165

Asesino en serie maltratado de joven por su madre prostituta y abandonado por su padre quien se pensaba estaba muerto.