I have seen the talking stick used in movies, but did not understand the importance of the concept. I want to continue the thought from this morning about listening so I did a Google search on ‘stop arguing and start listening’ and this is the article I found. It provides a great way to encourage listening while another person is speaking. Check it out:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/sophie-keller/argue-relationships_b_1563453.html and you can learn more about the talking stick here.