Tag Archives: Listening


“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak . Courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” ~ Winston Churchill.  I was already sitting down so did not have to sit down, but I listened. … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Loose Bloggers’ Consortium, where every Friday, some of us post on the same topic. Today’s topic has been chosen by Grannymar. “So when you are listening to somebody, completely, attentively, then you are listening not only to … Continue reading

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An exploited listener.

I flatter myself that I am a good listener and observer of human nature and behavior. By and large I listen attentively to whoever is addressing me and rarely if ever interrupt. This does not however mean that I am … Continue reading

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