The beloved German theologian offers these words of encouragement (and admonishment) on the sacred duty of listening.
Musicians practice absolutely unmixed attention and listening of a different kind of in the melodies of whale songs. What would we hear if we were truly listening?
Listening entails vulnerability. Listening requires a willingness, even a longing, to understand another.
Listening is not about silence, or passivity. It is the only way to inform and deepen our answers while formulating better questions of ourselves and others.
A dance veteran and teacher shares her philosophy on improvisational dance as "unleashing creativity."