Just for a day, what would it be like to really listen?
Instead of thinking of the next witty response or check mate argument ender, why not just quietly listen to what others are saying.
What could we learn – from others? From ourselves? From the silence?
This post was inspired by Day 339 in Beautiful You: A Daily Resource for Radical Self-Acceptance by Rosie Molinary.
Do you struggle with listening and silence (or is that just me)? What have you learned from being quiet?
Image source:Quiet Please by bixentro on Flickr (cc)
December 10th’s Prompt: Wisdom.
What was the wisest decision you made this year, and how did it play out?
Work: Not taking it personally was my new school year resolution.
How is it playing out so far?
I am listening more and talking less. I am happy to report I am suffering much less wanting thing to be different than they are.
Life: I’ve also been paying attention to the details more.
Here are some examples of some hidden treasures around Sacramento this afternoon.
What wisdom did you find this year?
(Author: Susannah Conway)