Adapting to a sports-crazed culture

I have a love-hate relationship with sports. Perhaps these ambivalent feelings stem from the fact that growing up, I never had any sort of relationship with sports. When I was a younger, I wasn’t always playing or watching or talking about sports like a lot of kids do. You see, my parents were raised in … Continue reading Adapting to a sports-crazed culture

Where am I from? Trying to establish a national identity

1. Where were you born? 2. What nationality do you consider yourself? These were the questions we had to answer in Spanish class the other day. The first was very simple, to my relief. There was a clear answer, factually verifiable on my birth certificate. The next one threw me off a little. I was … Continue reading Where am I from? Trying to establish a national identity