Working in a Second Language

Written to the song: The Sweetest Thing — Lauryn Hill

“Do you know what a foreign accent is? … it is a sign of bravery” — Amy Chua

Salt Flatts, Bolivia.

Languages have always surrounded me. Growing up, my parents and relatives spoke in Russian. With my Bubby and as well in the French classroom, we spoke French. At school, in synagogue and with some relatives, we spoke Hebrew, and most recently, my husband and…