Just for a moment. Not forever.
Stop reading, stop commenting, stop networking.
Stop 'liking' and stumbling and tweeting.
Can you hear anything?
Anything at all?
Can you still see around the wall?
Is there laughter?
Are there tears?
Can you still feel your fears?
Look down, around.
Look for what's good.
Put down your life.
Put down your screen.
And talk to me.
Each day, we should listen for that which can no longer be heard. Some people are naturally talented listeners. For some it must be cultivated. Learned. Practiced. But everything worth having is worth working for...