Professional Storyteller

Share a Story - Change the World

Simon Brooks's Blog (3)

Conversations with Storytellers

Over the last ten years we have lost a number of our elders and not so elders, some very unexpectedly. I began to think about this as I read about them I realized that apart from the odd news paper article that one might find, for some of these wonderful and talented storytellers there was precious little about them. I decided to create a podcast, a series of interviews with our elders. I began to reach out and make inquiries. I began to meet storytellers at the conferences and festivals I…

Continue

Added by Simon Brooks on February 1, 2019 at 5:43pm — 2 Comments

Every egg tells a story

I am not only a storyteller, but also a photographer and I am lucky in that I have recently been asked to photograph some goose eggs, this one illustrated by Barbara Newton. I would like to offer those who enjoy stories and art to take a look at the other eggs at: http://www.openfields.org/Eggs2010/anon1.htm and find the stories in each egg.…



Continue

Added by Simon Brooks on March 15, 2010 at 9:13am — No Comments

The Story of the Jaguar and Hare, a tale from South America

Once there was an old couple who lived in the rainforests of South America. They were very poor. Their home was nothing more than a ram shackled old hut with gaps in the walls and cracks in the ceiling, which was nice when the stars were out and a full moon was in the sky, but not so wonderful when it was raining. It rains a lot in a rainforest in South America! They were very poor. Their only real possessions were a knife and a couple of pets: a young jaguar and a hare.



One day the… Continue

Added by Simon Brooks on March 4, 2008 at 9:59am — 1 Comment

Badge

Loading…

© 2020   Created by Don 'Buck P' Creacy.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service