Use criteria to effectively and appropriately
A good speech is understandable to the audience
and achieves its intended effect. When offering
feed-back to yourself or others, be descriptive,
specific, positive, constructive, sensitive,
From an evolutionary perspective, theres actually nothing strange
about a mastodons molars. Mastodon teeth, like most other mammalian
teeth, are composed of a core of dentin surrounded by a layer of harder but
more brittle enamel. About thirty million yea
And then one Sunday in December he had woken and had known: Willem was gone. He was gone from him forever. He
was never coming back. He would never see him again. He would never hear Willems voice again, he would never smell
him again, he would never feel
Since when are you the expert, Keith? But never mind. The person we need to think like is your son. And if you stop for
a second youll see hes going to want to be where the people are, because thats where hell feel the safest.
You think Im not thinking ab
that there are no absolutes, except when there are. Its the acceptance of contradiction not being a sin
and a crime but a human frailty like split ends and libertarianism. Unmitigated Blackness is coming to the
realization that as fucked up and meaningl
Vianne stood outside Rachels stone cottage; overhead the sky was the color of smoke on this cold,
late afternoon. The leaves of the trees, marigold and tangerine and scarlet, were just beginning to
darken around the edges. Soon they would drop to the grou
on the movie, and the whole town turned out to hear him . Reverend Moorehead did nothing of
the kind. He split hairs for three-quarters of an hour on the grammatical accuracy of his text.
(Which was correctthe wages of sin is death or the wages of sin are
Whats he saying? I whispered to Lamin. I was tired of waiting. I
lowered my phone. Lamin put a hand gently on the chiefs shoulder, but
the old man continued to make his endless,
agitated address to the darkness.
The Al Kalo is saying, Lamin whispered, tha
From such a connection she could not wonder that he should shrink. The wish of
procuring her regard, which she had assured herself of his feeling in Derbyshire,
could not in rational expectation survive such a blow as this. She was humbled,
she was grieve
Make a list of all the things you say when you are judging yourself. In-clude all of the things that
you tell yourself you should do that you dont do. A typical list might look like this:
You dont exercise enough. Youre gaining too much weight.
Youre a fa
As the men performed their morbid task, Kaladin noticed the end of a
spear poking out of a nearby pool. It had gone unnoticed in their initial sweep.
Lost in thought, he fetched it, shaking off the water, carrying it over to
the weapons pile. He hesitated