"Well, first I want to know where YOU have been, Mister! Tell me more about your stories! Yes, I am over 13. I am even over 21.
When I share workshops and during some concert, I close with a personal story about my mother."
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Cynical adults...the faces. The eye rolling, asides to each other. I used to feel so intimidated. But how can you NOT enjoy a story? So I figured it is their own need to be guarded and their uncertianty about what to…"
I have worked with all ages, only slightly more for children. Attention spans about equal!
The two significant challenges I come across are: squirmy children (but they're still listening) and cynical adults.
The adult audiences have…"
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I love telling all things Washington Irving ad had the thrill of telling The Legend of Sleepy Hollow from the step of his burial plot for a few years.
Other stories that call my name-traditional American folktales, magical tales of the sea, earth stories and healing stories.
My workshop Sacred Sojourns was developed to help professional caregivers use story to find the sacred in their service and in the lives of those they care for. Most recently, the workshop was presented to ple touched by the tragedy at Sandy Hook.
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