A Community of Storytellers

I recently returned from the National Storytelling Network’s annual conference in Kansas City with an evangelist’s desire to bring ALL of my storytelling friends into this community. I joined the board in December without knowing too much about the organization, other than it’s been around for a long time and is focused on providing guidance and a …

Hymn to Hawaii

“Stuff your eyes with wonder, live as if you’d drop dead in ten seconds. See the world. It’s more fantastic than any dream made or paid for in factories.” – Ray Bradbury  I’m leaving for a 7-day Hawaii vacation this weekend. Now that’s a sentence I’ve been longing to write for a very long time. …

One from Column A

  I am 54 years old, but until today, it’s mostly been just a number. That’s because I’ve been too busy feeling incredibly young, invigorated and alive. I’ve discovered storytelling, found that I’m good at it, and am busy turning it into a third career. I have dozens of new storytelling friends who are 10, …