Knowing the value of words

Words surround us. They can be generated so easily that we’re drowning in them.

Yet they are the very stuff of our connection with each other.

We hurry them. Excuse them in the name of authenticity and treat them as something to throw away when they no longer serve our needs.

Yet they are also the gold that mends our brokenness.

So why do we treat them so cheaply?

Pause. See differently. Re-story 🌿