Apr 8, 2019
On episode #44 of the Speak Up Storytelling podcast, Matthew and Elysha Dicks talk storytelling!
In our followup segment, we introduce the "new" new cover of my next novel, discuss a bizarre coincidence, respond to a heartwarming email from a listener, and ask listeners for feedback on a reward for Homework for Life champions.
ALSO, UPCOMING SHOWS:
April 14: "Voices
of Hope" at the Mandell JJ, West Hartford, CT
April 27: "Put Me in Coach: Stories of Athletic Endeavors” at CHS
May 18: Speak Up Storytelling: Live podcast recording at CHS
June 8: “Nature Calls: Stories of the Outdoors” at Infinity Hall
August 17: Solo storytelling show, Taproot Theater, Seattle, WA
In our Homework for Life segment, we talk about how a simple sentence or two - when the words touch your heart- can be enough to tell a great story.
Next we listen to Sarasweet Rabidoux Kelsey's story about an unfortunate prom encounter.
After listening, we discuss:
Next, we answer questions about shortening the length of stories and competing in storytelling competitions against "big stories.
Finally, we each offer a recommendation.
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STORYTELLING WORKSHOPS 2019
May 4: Storytelling workshop (beginner), CT
May 18: Storytelling workshop (advanced), CT Historical Society
June 1: Storytelling workshop (master class), CT Historical Society
July 29-August 2: Storytelling bootcamp, CT Historical Society
August 17: Storytelling workshop, Taproot Theater, Seattle, WA
October 25-27: Storytelling workshop, Kripalu Center for Yoga and Heath
December 6-8: Storytelling workshop, Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health