This is the final post of My Compelling Blog series and the letters are WXYZ.
Words have power.
As a speaker, mentor and now writer, I have a great appreciation for the strength, meaning and impact of words.
How you ever noticed how many quotes, rules and words of wisdom there are that refer to watching what words you use and how you speak?
Be impeccable with your word.- The Four Agreements, Don Miguel Ruiz
Be precise in your speech. 12 Rules for Life, Jordon B. Petersen
Silence speaks when words fail.- Unknown
Xenophile– I like this word better than the more commonly used antonym, xenophobe. A xenophile is a person who has a love of foreign people and cultures. I like that.
Yoga– Some of my best friends have shared their zest for yoga with me.
Here’s a wonderful quote by Amit Ray that frames yoga and words.
“Exercises are like prose,
whereas yoga is the poetry of movements.
Once you understand the grammar of yoga;
You can write your poetry of movements.”
Zest- I’ll end this compelling blog series like I started it- with great enthusiasm and energy.
My zest for writing and sharing thoughts, ideas and images is what keeps life interesting and I am glad that you have joined me on the journey!
For those of you who love lists, here are the 26 words I have featured in my last 8 blogs: