I haven't gotten round to anything writing related today.
It all started last night. My told me this morning that I've been talking in my sleep. When I asked her what I said, she said she didn't know, because I was babbling in French.
Now, I haven't babbled anything in French for about four years, so I took that as a sign that my mind wanted to pick up the language again.
Which I am now doing with wild abandon.
I found a great website where I can learn phrases for free and communicate with first language speakers. I also bowed to peer pressure (both my mom and my best friend are learning Italian) and took a second language as well.
So far, I'm finding it so refreshing that I decided to take the day off from writing and revisions just so that I can give my mind another kind of exercise. And let me tell you, my brain would have clapped its hands if it had them.
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Have you ever tried different languages when on a writing break? Which languages would you love to learn?