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?
The weather is hot. The Olympic games are getting hot. And storytelling shows have stayed hot! In the mist of all that is going on in the world, I'm glad to see that storytelling is still alive and well online and growing in person. While I normally only cover the DC, MD, and VA area, … Continue reading Storytelling Shows in Aug
I tell people that I fell into storytelling. Actually, I tripped, stumbled, and then fell into storytelling. I was actually trying to address the problem of finding more tools for teaching students in the fire service. Storytelling is one of the things I added. Storytelling now occupies a regular section of my life. It's like … Continue reading Short Story Long
If you are in the DC, MD, VA area this month, guess what? So am I! I mean, I live in the area, so, it makes sense. Whether you are from the area or just passing through, pass through one of my shows! Some are online, and a few more are in-person. I'll be telling … Continue reading Shows coming up in July
Summer is in full swing, and so are many places that showcase preforming arts. I'm lucky enough to be a part of a few of them. Thursday I get to be a part of a storytelling telling show raising money for a chapter of the NAACP, Friday I'll be back telling #jokeswithfolks #nofussnocuss, and Sunday … Continue reading Wait! Where Am I Supposed To Be This Week ?!?!?!
June is here! Of course, if you are using a calendar, I guess you don't really need me to tell you that. You would, however, need me to tell you what I'll be up to this month. Once again I am fortunate to be a part of some great things. Hopefully, you can make checking … Continue reading Dad Jokes, Dad Stories, And Everything In-between
Summer is in full swing! And storytelling shows are starting get into full swing as well. Slowly, but surely, in-person shows are coming back. There are still plenty of online shows available. In a few cases, some shows are streaming in-person shows. Over the next few weeks, I be making changes to the site to … Continue reading June Storytelling Shows
Guess what? Somehow I managed to squeeze in 5 shows to be a part of in the span of the next 4 days. I'm excited about them all. I get to do all the aspects of stories and jokes and talking to folks. I'm hosting storytelling shows Wed for Armed Services Arts Partnership (ASAP) and … Continue reading Wait! Where Am I Supposed To Be This Week ?!?!
The number one event of this month for me is Mother's Day. But there happens to be a few other days that I have other events that are going to be great! I'll be doing things like hosting a storytelling showcase for students I helped to teach, celebrating the 10 year anniversary with Better Said … Continue reading New month, new places to be!
Given that today is the last day of National humor month, I felt it fitting to come back to an article I wrote earlier this year about comedic storytelling. I was on the hunt to find the answer, is comedic storytelling a new art form? (See more here) Since many people in the circles I … Continue reading Is comedic storytelling a new genre of oral storytelling? Part 2