We all know that I’ve got a new drug. I wish it were exercise, but whatevs. It’s something even better.
In my previous post, I told you how I stumbled onto the craft of storytelling. Hearing people on stage telling true yarns of their adventures, some happy, some sad, others randomly in between. All of them honest, stark and bare.
Reading my First story at the Holiday Club in Chicago at the Story Club Chicago event. Photo via Lily Be.
I’d quickly fallen in … Read more ...
I’ve got a new obsession. It’s storytelling.
It’s not the stories I cover as a journalist, this my friends is much different. It’s part of an old/new genre that’s growing in Chicago where people gather to hear true stories about each other’s lives.
It’s a bit of a throwback to the days when we’d gather around the fire to roast the freshly caught deer, duck or squirrel. Or fast forward a few generations to after Thanksgiving dinner and the grown folks tell tales from the … Read more ...