I Know the Power of Words

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    You'd be amazed at the power of a few kind

    words in the ears of those who hear them. As an addendum, I bought a book a few years ago entitled great speeches of the twentieth century. All the big players of 20th century life are here. Among them. Neil Armstrong. J.F.K. Nelson Mandela. Sir Winston Churchill. Leonids...
    picklebobble picklebobble
    51-55, M
    1 Response Nov 14, 2014

    Writing Reality

    Throughout my life, I've had cause to notice that words do not simply define and describe: they can also create.  In selecting a particular word to describe a particular person or thing, it is possible to fundamentally change the nature of the object.  (For those...
    adjyo adjyo
    31-35, F
    4 Responses Feb 8, 2009

    I Know the Power of Words...,

     There is a power in words, and it varies with each word, in each language. This power is in each culture, subculture, and each dialect. Some words transcend the language barrier, some words hold a different power in different aspects, and in different regions. Some words...
    Lucavi Lucavi
    26-30, M
    3 Responses Oct 21, 2008
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