• An eye-opening experience

    Paraphrasing plays a crucial role in effective listening. However, I don’t use it all the time, as it largely depends on the situation at hand. When I do use it,…

  • Meaningful experiences

    Sometimes we get caught up in our fast-paced society and don’t take the time to know others honestly. It’s important to remember that everyone we meet has a unique life…

  • Take your wandering for a walk

    Last month Tommy Tiernan spoke with storyteller Martin Shaw on The Tommy Tiernan Show. It is a beautiful conversation about rescuing lost stories, myth-making, and wonder. As a listener, I…

  • Do not resist understanding

    The Israeli writer David Grossman will receive the Erasmus Prize on Tuesday, 29 November 2022. This year’s theme is connectors in a divided world. Grossman is a connector pur sang.…