The Power of Noticing
Preface Noticing: A Personal Journey
How many times can a man turn his head,
and pretend that he just doesn’t see?
BOB DYLAN, “BLOWIN’ IN THE WIND”
During the first few nights after 9/11, I awoke abruptly with an image of the second airplane veering into the second tower. Even given the magnitude of the tragedy, this was strange for me. The stress of life seldom disrupts my rest; I normally sleep well and rarely remember my dreams. Now I was waking up with the same...