"Story Smart: Using the Science of Story to Persuade, Influence, Inspire, and Teach" by Kendall Haven I've hit that point with storytelling that I can't get enough of it. You know what that's like. Pick anything that you just can't get enough of. Anything. Your favorite song. Your love for cheesecake. That's where I'm at … Continue reading Book Review: Tell Stories, Sound Smart
Looking for stories of love? I know a place. Looking for stories from kids? I know a place. Looking for stories about African American History? I know a place. Looking for stories about getting rich? I'm still looking for that one. From Fredrick and Baltimore MD, to Richmond and Norfolk VA, with many stops in … Continue reading Love Stories
Storyworthy: Engage, Teach, Persuade, and Change Your Life through the Power of Storytelling by Matthew Dicks Imagine your favorite sports team winning the division 36 times, and the national championship 6 times. Then, the coach writies a book to tell everyone else how he did it. You could use it to be a pro coach … Continue reading Book Review: Storyworthy
You know what it's like talking to that one cool aunt or cool uncle? They have a way of making you laugh and making you think all with the same words? That's what it like talking with Sheila Arnold. I have seen her live at storytelling shows and over and over again on YouTube. On … Continue reading My Long Lost Storytelling Aunt
I didn't know what to expect. I arrive at this place in the middle of Baltimore, running a little late. Once in the building, I walk into a spacious room. I can tell the room is used for some sort of theater production; you can see where the stage, lights, and sound system are positioned. … Continue reading You Can Learn To Do That?
This week has so many chances to hear storytelling here is the local DC and Northern VA area. I put together all the ones I knew about. So many chances to be lost in story! Here is a quick blurb about each one, and a link to get more info and tickets: Oct … Continue reading Shows, Shows, and more Shows!
The sign reads, "Sale! Up to 75% off!" I've lived long enough to know that there would be catch. My wife and I looked over the items sitting on the sales table. Upon further inspection, we found in small print "on selected items". Shocker. We were nearing the end of the cruise. We scanned the … Continue reading What is Storytelling to Me? (Delivery)