Here in the United States, we have just made the time change for Daylight Savings time. This year, I may have made a mistake. See, here in the United States during the fall, the time of day goes back one hour to give people an extra hour of sunlight. Without thinking, I added more things … Continue reading The Thing I didn’t Realize About Daylight Saving Time
I had a great show with Dewayne White in Fredricksburg, VA. Didn't know about it? Don't worry, you can catch me at other shows this month starting as early as this week. I'll be doing storytelling with Better Said Than Done this week and hosting the storytelling graduation show for the Armed Services Arts Partnership … Continue reading Guess who is telling stories and jokes and talking to folks?
This weekend, I did some interviews about the stories and history of African Americans in the fire service. I have plans for a podcast and a fringe festival show next year. These stories and histories will play a centerpiece in those projects. As I sat in the boardroom, I sprawled out my equipment: separate mics, … Continue reading The Stories We Tell – Tall Tales, Revisited
Leaves are changing color, the weather is getting colder, but the stories are still rolling in! Get ready for all the shows and festivals that will have stories for the many important events that are celebrated this time of year. While I normally only cover the DC, MD, and VA area, with all shows being … Continue reading Nov Storytelling Shows
If you have a storytelling show coming up next month I'd love to add it to my monthly listing. Send me the following info: Name of the eventLink to the event (Facebook, Eventbrite, your website, etc.)Theme (If you have one) Note, this for Storytelling SHOWS, not workshops or classes. You can use the this link … Continue reading Who has storytelling shows in Nov?
Sure, the month of Oct has some scary times, but we have stories to hold on to! More places are having in-person shows. Be sure to check the requirements to attend. I will be tracking online shows and shows local to DC, MD, and VA, with a few exceptions. Not only am I excited that … Continue reading Storytelling Shows In Oct
Pumpkin spice and ugg boots aren't the only things you can get more of starting in Sep! I've got some shows lined up starting today with Stone Soup Storytelling Festival online, then tomorrow in DC with ASAP telling jokes to folks, then back online next week with the Comedy Test Kitchen, then in Baltimore, MD … Continue reading Guess who is telling stories and jokes and talking to folks?
If you have a storytelling show coming up next month I'd love to add it to my monthly listing. Send me the following info: Name of the eventLink to the event (Facebook, Eventbrite, your website, etc.)Theme (If you have one) Note, this for Storytelling SHOWS, not workshops or classes. You can use the this link … Continue reading Who has storytelling shows in Oct?
In getting ready for the month of Sept, I realized how busy life would be for me. With that in mind, I used my logical, rational mind to minimize how many times I performed. I don't want to prep for a show every week while taking care of the many other things I need to … Continue reading Guess who is telling stories and jokes and talking to folks?
I don't know about anyone else, but I got on social media by accident. Helping out with a week long, in-residence fire service leadership course, I agreed to help manage the Facebook page. But I didn't have a Facebook account. And I couldn't get away with not having one to manage the page. I figure … Continue reading Anyone else in the Club(house)?