Writers and Editors (Pat McNees's blog)
RSS feed

Storytelling, Part 1

October 10, 2016

Tags: oral storytelling

At the Writer's Center in Bethesda, MD, I recently participated in a panel on oral storytelling of true stories as a way to work out a story before writing it. Panel co-organizer Ellouise Schoettler, a nationally known storyteller, has a sign hanging in her office: "Tell your story before someone else does it and gets it wrong." (more…)