Thanks for your interest in the art of storytelling!

I love being a storyteller, and am always pleased when I have opportunities to share personal stories, world folktales and western history narratives. As a touring performer and workshop presenter, my work has taken me all around the country. I provide workshops and entertain audiences of all ages at schools, libraries, concerts, conferences, festivals and community events. Most recently, I’ve been telling stories to audiences in senior living communities, including people dealing with memory care issues.  

 

IN THIS ISSUE: A Story to Tell Suggested Classroom Activities For the Very Young Child How to Tell This Story Websites for Educators There are many fine folktales to help a teacher approach bullying prevention, promote awareness and engage listeners in thoughtful discussion. In this issue, I have provided my adaptation of "How Beetle Got [...] by No Comment Read More

IN THIS ISSUE: Story Summary: Scrambled Eggs How to Find the Story's Voice "Squirrely Shirley Meets Fry-Fry"  Useful Links Story to Tell: "Scrambled Eggs" This issue focuses on story editing and the process of developing a personal voice for a selected tale. To do this, it helps to distill the story to its essence - [...] by No Comment Read More

IN THIS ISSUE: Using Stories to Develop Critical Thinking Skills Useful Links Suggested Books Story Related Links - Art Projects and Math WANT TO KNOW ABOUT TELLING GHOST STORIES? A Story to Tell:  Three Impossible Gifts Story Synopsis and Answer to the Riddle Story Related Critical Thinking Connections Using Stories to Develop Critical Thinking Skills [...] by No Comment Read More