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What I tell you in the dark, speak in the daylight; what is whispered in your ear, proclaim from the roofs. (Mat 10:27)

Public Speaking

The Introvert Spoke

“The reading’s going to be nine minutes this Sunday,” husband shared the other day.

“Who’s doing the reading?” I asked.
“Not sure, yet,” he replied. 398 more words

A Word of Difference

I make more sense in writing. I have always known this to be true.

When speaking, thoughts leap-frog out of my brain, mocking the nice, ordered numbers I pinned to their chests in case they got lost. 447 more words


My first time as an academic speaker

On Saturday the 21st of February 2015 I was a speaker at the first Cambridge Undergraduate Conference in German Studies. The theme was “Germany in 2015″ and I was part of the last panel whose theme was “Memory and Renewal”. 536 more words

Out and About

I spend an awful lot of time inside my own head. That’s okay – I know my way around and I’m quite safe there. But it does have the effect of making me marginally unsettled when I have to leave my imaginary worlds and interact with real people in the real world – unlike my characters, real, live people don’t necessarily behave the way I want them to, and there’s no chance to rewrite a scene if I don’t like how it works out. 260 more words


And The Winner Is...........

Post written by Moira Beaton DTM

Congratulations to the winners of Waverley Communicators International Speech Contest and Evaluation Contest which took place on Thursday 19th March. 173 more words

Waverley Communicators

Who Would Have Thought?

For much of my life, I hated anything to do with public speaking!  I cringed at the thought of standing in a room having to present to a room full of strangers.  269 more words