Shape-Shifting Your Story

Whether we realize it or not, our lives revolve around stories and have done so since our cave painting days.Picture it: Cave peeps hunkered down around a blazing fire situated in the middle of the dirt floor, gesticulating wildly about the day's hunt while gnawing on cave lion drumsticks and wiping their greasy fingers on their loincloths.  The Shaman crouches alone in the corner capturing the story with images on the cave wall....more

Storyteller – you are the author

A man is walking down the middle of a busy street, holding a bunch of coloured balloons in one hand and a worn, black overstuffed briefcase in the other. It is 9 am.What is your story about him?Is he going to surprise someone at work with a birthday bouquet?Did he untie the balloons from someone’s front porch and thought nothing of it?Is he on the way to visit a friend in the hospital?And, hey? What’s in that overstuffed briefcase anyway?...more

Part 2, This is Me

Hey again! Here is the continuation of my book. There aren't many juicy details yet but you have to get through the filler information before you can get to the good stuff, right? :) Let me know what you think so far!  ...more

The Neverending Story of Change

Dirty Laundry

My washing machine has 35 ways to say, "F- you." ...more

The Healing Power Of Telling Your Story

One of the reasons I began blogging is because I had a story to tell, one I intended to live out loud, on a public stage, recording along the way the journey of how I had lost my mojo and how I would get it back. Making this one decision to tell my story transformed my life forever....more

Home For The Holidays


Dance as a Story

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D Is for Dialogue

Dialogue. Noun. [From The Free Dictionary] 1. A conversation between two or more people.2. a. Conversation between characters in a drama or narrative.b. The lines or passages in a script that are intended to be spoken.3. A literary work written in the form of a conversation: the dialogues of Plato.4. Music A composition or passage for two or more parts, suggestive of conversational interplay....more
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Calling Opinions

Today on Claudsy's Blog I shared a rough draft segment of story with the readers. I'm asking for opinions as to whether I should finish writing this story or not.Why?...more