Patience is a Virtue

Here’s one I used to share with my oldest daughter when she was a teenager: “Restless Feet May Walk into a Snake Pit.” Even though I may have been a staunch disciplinarian at times when my children were younger, I always made attempts to inject some...

Don’t Do It!

This is a piece of advice that I got from a friend of mine recently. He’s not a storyteller but I applied his information to my craft. He was facilitating a workshop that dealt with the arts and education. In talking with a group of educators he told them, and...

Death at a Desk

One of the stories concerned with “Why I do What I do,” that I haven’t told much has to do with a previous career. I was, ok to don’t start laughing, a human resources executive at a very huge company that shall remain nameless because of what...

Why I do what I do?

1. How did you get started in this? 2. What’s your other job? 3. Why do you tell stories? These questions, and many more, are the reason I’ve restructured my web site and made numerous changes to the way I do what I do. What moved me towards the life of a...