“Imagine a World Without English”

SIL LEAD just posted a great piece on their blog. Here’s how it starts: Imagine if all the English-speaking children you knew suddenly shifted to Esperanto and you knew without a doubt that once they grew up, the English language would disappear from the world forever. Sure, there’d be a written record…. But if nobody was…

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Stepping out

ON SATURDAY we held a graduation party for Ruth. No cap and gown ceremony, but we had 50 people in our house to witness Ruth receive her high school diploma, and consume the mounds of chicken wings that Samuel cooked. Then on, Sunday we drove Ruth up to the University of Dallas and moved her into…

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