Everything we do, everything, can be formed as a story. A story we can tell to others so they know more about us. A story we can weave together for entertainment. A story we can use to teach a lesson. Oh there are so many uses for Story. If only, as the old parable says, we dress Truth in Story's finery, people will listen.
Stories come to us in a variety of ways. Some of my blogs will be about how a particular story came to me. Other blogs will be a story-gift from me (teller) to you (reader/listener). Sometimes I will tell you about the story's journey from discovery (by me) to the telling (to an audience). As a former teacher and librarian I used stories in my work, some of the upcoming blogs will explain how I used a story in my work.
Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Thursday, March 19, 2015
It's March again. I'm in the midst of helping to produce another Rocky Mountain Storytelling Conference. And yet I signed up to participate in the Blogging from A-Z Challenge.
Call me crazy - but this year I think I can pull it off.
Why? I have more help in the production arena AND I've settled into my new town - one year, 12 days, 15 hours! So yeah, I think I'm ready.
Stop by beginning April 1-30 to see what I've written about storytelling, story writing and life in general.
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