What are words. Why are there words.
Words do two major things: They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
An intellectual is a man who takes more words than necessary to tell more than he knows.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Words are more treacherous and powerful than we think.
So when you are listening to somebody, completely, attentively, then you are listening not only to the words, but also to the feeling of what is being conveyed, to the whole of it, not part of it.
If you live in Michigan or even if you don’t, check out my friend’s intro feature for The Lake Orion Review HERE. Can’t wait to read her work!