Hello story tellers!
I was so very lucky to meet some some of you when I first moved to London four years ago. You, who led me into the world of true story telling. I’m talking about Joanna Yates of Spark London and all the incredible people I met through Spark.
It’s been great using my voice in front of an audience and practicing telling stories, whether they’re rehearsed or ‘off the cuff’ at an open mic. It’s been especially exciting taking the stories to different and larger audiences at the Edinburgh Festival and in San Francisco.
Though raconteurs have been around since time began, the art has become very popular in recent years. We can now hear personal stories from all over the world on the radio, in podcasts, the local pub or theater, even on iTunes. Continue reading