Resource Links

Google Translate Chrome Extension

This works great with the Chrome browser, to translate a single word or an entire page.

Ink Is A Verb | Open Source Living

Tutorials, videos, and open source software tools for Ubuntu and many other tools that make it easy to learn and work with multimedia, art, language, design, coding, and almost anything you can imagine.


Learn English by watching all sorts of videos with interactive subtitles.

Pacific Daily Times | Editorials

Published every Monday, audio via YouTube. Listen and read along with a Pacific perspective on both East Asian and American current events in the style of newspaper journalism.

The Point | 100 Words Weekly

Blog & podcast (blogcast) with 100 encouraging, challenging, and uplifting words every Monday. Listen and read along.

Hans Christian Andersen (fan collection)

A great collection HCA enthusiasts, respect for original art, and a tear-jerking story about Gilead, an Israeli high school student who died the day before graduation and the work (incl. this website) that continues after him.

Just So Stories | Rudyard Kipling

Published in 1902, Rudyard Kipling wrote timeless children’s stories. Kipling uses simple yet classic and timeless English, demonstrating the basics for much Western humor and English sayings.