“I apologize for beginning with
the obvious, but that is always a convenient place from which to begin with.”
This is a sound I don’t know.
This is a sound I don’t hear.
Silence does not exist. Even if we think it is silent, there are sounds sneaking into our ears. But we don’t always listen to what our ears have to tell us.
[A Story] Paralinguistics: aspects of spoken communication that do not involve words. These may add emphasis or shades of meaning to what people say.
[A Game] The ant crawls as slowly as possible to the piece of sugar.
[BEEP] What do you hear? What do
you think you hear? Manipulation and interpretation in speech.
[POETOBA] Sometimes translation gets lost.