Jun 4, 2018
On episode #3, Matthew and Elysha Dicks talk about finding excellent stories in your everyday life using Matthew's strategy "Homework for Life" and the importance of transformation in storytelling.
Then we listen to Mansoor Basha's incredible story about the invasion of Kuwait in 1990, followed by commentary and critique, including:
1. Finding the best place to launch your story
2. The strategic use of humor in a story
3. Vocalization and pacing
Elysha and Matt also answer listener questions and offer recommendations.
Homework for Life: https://bit.ly/2f9ZPne
Speak Up storytelling: http://speakupstorytelling.com
Matthew Dicks's website: http://www.matthewdicks.com
Matthew Dicks's YouTube channel:
STORIES REFERENCED ON THE PODCAST
This Is Going to Suck:
Strip Club of My Own Making:
Magician Marc Spelmann on Britain's Got Talent:
This American Life #647- Ladonna: