It seems that every few weeks I am finding storytelling shows and events that I never knew existed. I just updated the "Storytelling Places and Spaces" page (see the link below) with some new ones that will be occurring on a regular basis. Eventually, I plan to make my way to all of the ones … Continue reading More Places, More Spaces
After getting off stage telling my very first story at The Moth, a person in the crowd said to me, "You should take a class with Story District". Story District has been running shows and workshops in DC for over 20 years. This year, they added a podcast. Considering that my hectic schedule has afforded … Continue reading Podcast Post: Story District
Storytelling has long been hailed as the original learning tool. And since school is starting again all over the region, why not take on learning in its original form. Not sure that you can get extra credit, but you can have extra fun. Want your show listed in a monthly blogpost? Send me info about … Continue reading Get Educated With Stories
Watching the presiding of political trials rarely catches my interest. I wait for the highlights on the news, probably like most people. The downside to this is that the highlights may not have info in there that is important to me. Information that would change how I think about a person or issue. Too bad … Continue reading Podcast Post: The Report
Come get your storytelling fix while they're hot! With about a month left in vacation for most people, it's time to get your stories ready for the school year. Go to a show, take a workshop, cheer on grads, or be inspired by others as they tell stories. Want your show listed in a monthly … Continue reading Fresh, Hot, Storytelling!
Hopefully you are soaking up storytelling this weekend everywhere you can get it. Be sure to follow by blog, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Twitter feeds Monday morning at 0900 to find out about the latest shows during Aug in the DC, MD, and VA area!
This is where storytelling started for me. A friend from Toastmasters, the public speaking organization, told me about a place where people stand on stage and tell stories about their life. The stories are based on the theme of that night. And they have to be about 5 mins. Why on earth would I want … Continue reading Podcast Post: The Moth