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The Art of Listening


My dear friends, you should be quick to listen and slow to speak.

—James 1:19

 A personal coach (PC) supports you in obtaining your life goals. 571 more words



No support was ever given without a listening ear.


Noun Clauses #2

First, read my post Noun Clauses #1.

In Noun Clauses #1, we looked at how a Noun Clause can be the subject, the… 424 more words

Intermediate (Level 4)

A strong desire

Tonight I spent some time speaking with an acquaintance at church and was inspired to write about a very strong human desire: the desire to be understood, for someone else to come into our lives and understand what we’re thinking, how we’re feeling, the struggles we face, the hopes and fears we have. 449 more words


I See You!

In his Book of Awakening, author Mark Nepo shares a beautiful, centuries-old custom of African Bushmen. When a person becomes aware of the presence of another, she or he exclaims, “I See You!” and the other replies, “I am Here!” 244 more words


Adding no agreement: The Case of the Noodle Man

There was one seat left at the table at the food court by the time I got there. I slid in and looked across at the man opposite. 754 more words

Philosophy And Culture

Bearing Witness 3

I bent down, picked up the packet of scotch pancakes, and handed them back to the woman. She was in her 70s. I am positive she had dark hair – but I’m not sure. 1,713 more words