I'm finally updating pages found on Story Telling On Purpose. I'll be going page by page. The first one up is the Storytelling Places and Spaces page. I'm hoping the changes better reflect where folks can find storytelling businesses, shows, organizations, etc. I'm sure I'll have to update the page over time, so be on … Continue reading Story Telling On Purpose Updates: Storytelling Places and Spaces
Technically, the anniversary for the Story Telling On Purpose blog is May 14th, so this post is a bit early. Looking at the insights section from WordPress, there have been about 13K views, just over 8K visitors, and I've posted 290 times (not including this one). I have zero idea how that compares to how … Continue reading So, it’s been another year, huh?
Over the next few weeks, I plan on having a series of post that features tips and thoughts about being a storyteller. I'll ask the oral storytelling community thoughts about storytelling, make a list based on the answers, and share that with as many people as possible. Why do that? I got to thinking: How … Continue reading Looking for your input!
March will be here in the blink of an eye! And When it is, it will be Women's History Month and World storytelling Day (20 Mar). There are so many great storytelling shows to celebrate them both. Me, I'll be taking in a 2 for 1 deal by attending the 3rd Annual Women's Storytelling Festival … Continue reading Storytelling shows in Mar 2022
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 is for Storytelling SHOWS, not workshops or classes. Also, I will keep sharing … Continue reading Who has storytelling shows in March?
I'm just over 24 out from my first solo show. I am so looking forward to mixing together storytelling, comedy, and the fire service in this particular manner. I'm really hoping to see many people come and enjoy time talking about my journey so far, and how I got here. Click the link below to … Continue reading You gonna learn today! (Well, technically tomorrow)
Since today is Valentine's Day here in the U.S. , here is a post for story lovers everywhere! Next up in my series of Connecting Storytellers to Storytellers, let's talk about websites and blogs. When I started this blog, Story Telling On Purpose, I just wanted to share the information I found in the world … Continue reading Connecting Storytellers to Storytellers (Blogs and websites about storytelling) 2022
The good news about this post: I have added even more Pages to this listing from last year. The not so good news: it's just one long listing. Just like last year, these are the ones that I know and am connected to. There are many, many more out there. Some are pages done by … Continue reading Connecting Storytellers and Storylisteners 2022: Facebook (Metaverse) Pages
Someone reached out to me looking for storytelling shows, festivals, and other events that are looking for storytellers. They wanted to have an idea of where to pitch stories they wanted to tell. I typically don't do a post or have a page on my blog strictly for that. But thanks to the inspiration of … Continue reading Connecting Storytellers to Storytellers 2022 (Shows, Festivals, and Events)
Actually, the picture should say 66 Storytelling Shows that I know of! That's a whole lot to pack into 28 days. That's only the ones in-person in the DC, MD, and VA area as well as those that can be seen online. I happen to be in two storytelling shows myself (6 Feb with the … Continue reading Storytelling Shows in Feb 2022