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Tag Archives: Listening
The trainer showed me how to do the exercise: Lie down on the bench, he said. Take one weight in each hand, raise them straight up above your head, then slowly lower them down to your ears, hold, then lift … Continue reading
solitude– in a world of one color the sound of wind. Basho Can you hear it?
The debate — no, strike that — the fight over the nation’s debt goes on and on, and while it’s raging, our nation’s fabric is being torn apart. Benjamin Franklin, wasn’t it? who said, If we do not hang together, … Continue reading
WordPress bloggers were challenged to write about this question just before the Fourth of July. About the same time, before the Fourth, Krista Tippett, host of the PBS program “On Being”, rebroadcast a 2003 interview with philosopher and polymath Jacob … Continue reading
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. — Winston Churchill Interesting that this wisdom comes from Churchill: he was extremely partial to speaking out, and not … Continue reading