Wait for…it.

The pulse of the interaction, the tension beneath it, the rapport behind it is felt in the pause.

The pause makes you lean forward, slide to the edge of the seat and pay rapt attention as the suspense builds.

It nudges you to future-spect, to take a side, to get emotional.

Pauses are not buffers, breathing breaks or boring! They are bundles of unknown. Placed abruptly it can break hearts. Positioned purposefully and the next word is emphasized. Inserted well and a few moments can seem like an eternity.

Practice pausing. It’s a secret to legend-wait for it-dary!

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About Puneeth Suraana

I wake up every morning excited to wholeheartedly contribute to people’s lives and make a difference. I publish a blog a day, every day and would continue to write them even if nobody read it. I notice things, deeply think about ideas that will spread. I am a fitness and health junkie, passionate about Entrepreneurship, Innovation, personal development. I strive to read 2 books a week. I am an audio producer and host at The Galata Podcast. I am currently pursuing my final semester in MBA at PES University, Bangalore, India. Let’s make some Galata!