Headed in different directions? Often we are not trains passing in the night, but passing in broad daylight, labeling the other person’s communication inadequate as we don’t understand it or like it! The terms high and low context are labels that may alert us to difference of intention, purpose, and direction in communication, but they are not cultural characteristics, rather invitations to navigate our behaviors in ways that connect us better.
Poetica – Δόξα Σοι τῷ δείξαντι τὸ φῶς.
"Glory to You who have shown us the light." You don't see it yet, but dark days before Christmas are now in r...
Politica – The painting & tainting of words
There is a cultural dynamic that I am trying to identify. It has something to do with victimization and political ...
Pictoria – Forgotten holidays? BTW Happy Thanksgiving.
November 24, 2016 One of the hazards of being a long-term expat, without a family or local home country club or netwo...