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March 2011 Blog Posts (13)

Variety Show to Benefit Japan's Earthquake Survivors!

A great cause and a great show!



What happens when a little girl dreams of Olympic equestrian glory, but

finds she must train on a Prairie pig farm? Sometimes you have to put

down the Pony Club Manual and just...improvise.



If you've ever longed for a horse, run amuck of a determined pig or just

enjoy a good yarn about an underdog who wins, Reisa's true life story

will make you howl with laughter. At once starry-eyed with…
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Added by Reisa Stone on March 31, 2011 at 11:59pm — 2 Comments

New to the ancient art of storytelling

Hi, everyone,

I'm new to this site and to the ancient art of storytelling. I have some questions, and I hope you will share some of your experiences with me.

When I lost my job as a specialized librarian (engineering) four months ago, all I knew was that I did not want to go back to the corporate world. As I went through the process of discovering my "strengths and weaknesses" in order to find my next job, all that kept running through my mind was 'I like to tell stories'. So,…

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Added by Rita Reisman on March 30, 2011 at 9:41am — 4 Comments

Puppets Beyond Professional Storyteller

I just posted on my other blog at Storytelling + Research = LoiS "Let Puppets Tell Your Story."  It's part of a workshop I'll do at the end of the month for my local puppeteers guild's Day of Puppetry.  That blog post & some of the information on my website, http://www.LoiS-sez.com ,  may interest folks here as it's definitely puppetry from the storyteller's… Continue

Added by Lois Sprengnether Keel (LoiS) on March 29, 2011 at 12:33am — 1 Comment

"Improve Your Bookings With The Google Mind-Reading Trick" (Inexpensive video)

Hey folks- I am working on the March video now so this one is going away soon. If you are interested in this affordable little video for marketing training, then read on:

 

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This product is fourteen days of access to the February 2011 Premium Page coaching video:



"Improve Your Bookings with Google Changes and The Google Mind-Reading Trick"



Sean says:…

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Added by K. Sean Buvala on March 24, 2011 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Book Review: Rapunzel and the Seven Dwarfs

Book Review: "Rapunzel and the Seven Dwarfs" by Maynard Moose and Will Claflin.

Read the book/cd review by Storyteller.net director Sean Buvala. 

 "Get this book for your collection. With only a verbal-wrangling style

that Maynard Moose (and his human…

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Added by K. Sean Buvala on March 23, 2011 at 7:53pm — No Comments

Reporting from the HOLNEMVOLT Festival

Here is my blog, with new posts about Hungary's very first international storytelling festival:

 

Multicolored Diary

 

:))) It. Was. FUN!

 

Added by Csenge Zalka on March 19, 2011 at 12:14pm — 1 Comment

Creating the Circle of the Stories, Poetry and Songs.

The sale of the cd is going well.   I am also using it as prizes on my youtube garywtittmann site.  I have sent some to Canada, New Zealand, South Carolina and my tri state area.   I am amaze at the great comments my brother and I are getting back on the cd.  I guess we got it right on the first tried.   http://www.garywittmann.com

 

 

Added by Gary Wittmann on March 17, 2011 at 2:05pm — No Comments

Anansi & the Strange Moss-Covered Rock

One day Anansi the Spider Man was walking through the forest. Just off the path, he saw something unusual.…

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Added by Christi U. on March 16, 2011 at 1:14pm — No Comments

What I want to be When I Grow Up

What I want to be when I grow up is

a Faerie Goodmother!

... and so,

I am working at

opening the doors to this

for one and for all.



Care to Join Me!…

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Added by Janet Lovell-Simons on March 13, 2011 at 2:54pm — 1 Comment

Two upcoming performances



I am going to be performing storytelling at two venues in March.  The first is

Monday, March 21 @ Porchlight,  San Francisco...I will be part of their "Fashion" show...the focus there is on personal stories.  About 5-6 tellers in all each with a 10 minute tale.  I'll be telling a story about my father and his suits (although I'm trying to weave the odyssey in there somehow)...

Here is the web page for that one: …

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Added by richard silberg on March 9, 2011 at 11:20pm — No Comments

The Yarnsmith on Google Maps

I've been writing a blog about the places I tell in the UK and I'm now working on a Google map of all those venues with links to the blog. There are many a museum, festival and heritage site to check out...…

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Added by Dave Tonge, 'The Yarnsmith ' on March 9, 2011 at 3:58pm — 1 Comment

WORDPLAY: Games That Teach Storytelling Game #15

NAME:  STORY YARN

LEARNING GOAL:  PROJECTION, DICTION, VOICE INFLECTION, ETC

GAME OBJECTIVE:  Keep a story moving as dictated by a ball of yarn

# OF PARTICIPANTS:  3-20

FORMATION:  SEATED CIRCLE

PROPS:  A HAND-SIZED BALL OF YARN WITH LARGE KNOTS TIED RANDOMLY EVERY 2 OR 3 FEET

LEADER'S ROLE:  BEGIN THE GAME AND DEMONSTRATE THE GAME

 

DESCRIPTION:  The leader holds up a ball of yarn and begins an improvisational story.  As the leader…

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Added by Anthony Burcher on March 3, 2011 at 5:06pm — No Comments

Selkie's Skin

  I’m from East Tennessee, where the Appalachian Mountains reach around the valley, like a mother’s embrace. My family has been there for generations and generations, but there was a time when we lived by the sea.…



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Added by Christi U. on March 3, 2011 at 2:00pm — No Comments

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