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In Others’ Words: Hearing the Silence

In Others’ Words: Hearing the Silence

Sometimes it isn’t so much what we say as it is what we don’t say. I used to to think the more I said, the better chance I had of winning an argument … of influencing people and making friends … and yes, well, making my point. Talk, talk, talk meant effect, effect, effect, right?  Wrong. The power of persuasion doesn’t always lie in our words. No. Sometimes our most p... Read More »

In Others’ Words: Silence

“For some moments in life there are no words.” ~David Seltzer, American screenwriter   A picture is worth a thousand words. Sometimes a breath is worth a thousand words. Or one heartbeat … to … the … next. One thousand words. Not a single one of those thousand words need be uttered … but the width, breadth, height and depth of the emotion is there. In Your ... Read More »