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Language is about creating

Language is about creating
In a previous post I talked about the power of words to change the intensity of the emotions we feel and how words impact the atmosphere we create around us. Today I want to pick up on the thought that language is about ‘creating’. Most people think language is about communication, and while we do use language to communicate, at a deeper level language is about creating. We can use words to build people up or we can use words to tear people down, so in that sense we can use words to build or to destroy. But let’s pursue the logic of how something is created for a moment: Everything that has ever...
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