Tag Archive: multicultural

Codeswitching

February 9, 2018 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The timbre of my voice, whether I string my words together or chop them up with little breaks in between, the speed of which I convey something, and if the sentences come out in a single language or multiple ones – it all depends on who is on the receiving end of what I’m going to say...

Welcome to My Kaleidoscopic World

November 17, 2017 12:00 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Hi, my name is Taina, and I am still trying to piece together my growing patchwork of an identity. I was born in Singapore and lived there until moving to Boston for college at age 19 – which was pretty much as far away from home as I could possibly be.