Learning to read in Tigrinya is something I never thought of doing myself, and yet after doing it for myself, I am here to tell you that you can too.Read More How I Learned to Read Tigrinya in Three Months
I advocate because I love someone with autism.Read More Q&A: On Autism Advocacy and Language
some facts might surprise you…Read More I’ve Been Wearing Flower Crowns Since ’95 and 15 Other Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Me
The complexities of a mother-daughter relationship in the Eritrean diasporaRead More Hers: an ezine about a daughter’s love featuring Abeba Alemseged
I retrieved several notes centered on love and life inspired by my travels throughout Eritrea in the summer of 2014. Some were written in hindsight.Read More Littering: 15 Love Notes about Eritrea, Nostalgia, and Men.
An impromtu family photo shoot in the countryside fourteen years later.Read More Bringing Three Generations Under One Sun: A Family Photo Shoot
Tigrinya is the principal language of Eritrea and is documented to have been found in text around 13th century. Growing up in the diaspora didn’t always present opportunities to practice my mother’s native language outside of the home. It doesn’t have to be that way for everyone else, and through this small grammar lesson I wish to encourage other Diaspora Eritreans to practice their pronunciation and grammar of our beautiful tongue.Read More Learn Tigrinya: An Oral Grammar Lesson on Eritrean Coffee