Personal reflections on shades of fluency

I was very pleasantly surprised recently to be asked to write a blogpost for the Redefining Stammering website. I very much appreciate the aims behind Redefining Stammering, which are to challenge the way stammering is understood, thought about, and discussed. Furthermore, the website promotes pride in stammering as a legitimate and naturally occurring way of…

Un Viaje Entre la Tartamudez, el Aprendizaje de Idiomas y el Bilingüismo

La mayoría de la población mundial es bilingüe, cambiando con fluidez entre idiomas según se requiera y demostrando la belleza de la comunicación entre lenguas y culturas. La acción y el lenguaje están inextricablemente unidos, y nuestras vidas están definidas por cómo entrelazamos el lenguaje con nuestras experiencias, esperanzas, problemas y necesidades. La capacidad de…

Travelling between stuttering, foreign language learning and bilingualism

I was asked to write a few words about my journey through stammering and foreign language learning to bilingualism for the Bilingualism London Clinical Excellence Network. The majority of the world’s population is bilingual, moving fluidly between different languages when required and demonstrating the beauty of interlingual and intercultural communication. Action and language are inextricably…