This is the poster I have made (via Wordle) as my own visual ‘Ike loa trigger this month:
‘Ike loa: Boldly about Knowledge:
I created it with the excerpt from Managing with Aloha I had shared in the MWAC Day One Essay: ‘Ike loa, the Hawaiian Value of Learning
Feel free to print up a copy for you too! You can get a download on my Flickr page; this one is a bit off-center.
When you "write story" about learning, what leaps off the page for you?
Write a short paragraph with what you think about learning, paste it into the Wordle Create box, and see what comes up… you actually only need one or two few pithy sentences.
Share your biggest word impression for learning in the comments for us: Learning is a huge topic and we can come up with several hits! Any surprise to you?
A lot of English words in my book compared to the Hawaiian ones… using Wordle, aka "beautiful word clouds" I have also been fascinated to see how differently my book excerpts appear compared to my blog posts. For those of you who are writers, it is a great app to play with in your editing process.