Education in the Stacks

Education in the Stacks

Posted by on Feb 8, 2017 in All, Storytelling | No Comments

  I joined my college radio station because I loved music, and all my friends were doing it. Not sure which was the top priority. Initially, for my late, late night show, I brought a box of CDs — all my favorites. Along with my roommate/co-DJ, we had a hodge-podge of ska, Celtic, hardcore and […]

Storybricking

Storybricking

Posted by on Jan 15, 2017 in Art, Storytelling | No Comments

I slowly began to feel better, and to remember two things: 1. I love making things, and 2. I love telling stories. On a good day I don’t need to remember this, but it was like a lifeline to my whole self. And I realized I might need to prescribe myself a little project to heal.

The mystery is solved

The mystery is solved

Posted by on Jun 26, 2015 in Story A Day, Storytelling, Writing | No Comments

“After taking a good look around the colony, I am convinced that the crime was committed by…”

Returning to make new roots

Returning to make new roots

Posted by on Jun 23, 2015 in Story A Day, Storytelling | No Comments

It felt hard to write small stories here, when such big things were happening to people I know and places I have lived — as well as to people I don’t know, but care about all the same.

Nurse Mommy in the house

Nurse Mommy in the house

Posted by on May 10, 2015 in All, Story A Day, Writing | No Comments

Happy Mother’s Day to all the women who have patiently, lovingly nursed children back to health. And Happy Mother’s Day to the rest of us, too.

Being Good Neighbors

Being Good Neighbors

Posted by on Apr 29, 2015 in All, Story A Day, Writing | No Comments

Honoring the gift of good neighbors, that precious relationship between the people who may share only that they live next door to each other, but find reason and love enough to look out for one another.

Ephemera

Ephemera

Posted by on Apr 27, 2015 in All, Story A Day, Storytelling, video, Writing | No Comments

I found myself interested in creating the documents surrounding the Widgets Landing story. What kind of recruitment poster did Alba stare at through the greenhouse glass? What would the journey of each colonist look like as a chart?

Marvo’s Side of Things

Marvo’s Side of Things

Posted by on Apr 21, 2015 in All, Story A Day, Storytelling, Writing | No Comments

Before you hear what happens from Harold, listen to my side of the story, ok? I deserve that much.

Blame the Sun

Blame the Sun

Posted by on Apr 20, 2015 in All, Story A Day, Storytelling, Writing | No Comments

I started my Story A Day Project in mid-February, when it seemed like it would never be warm again. By April, I was sure of it: the sun came back, but the snow wasn’t ready to leave. We escaped to Florida for some R&R, and to visit family. The first day in town we felt […]

Just Us Chickens

Just Us Chickens

Posted by on Apr 19, 2015 in All, Story A Day, Storytelling | No Comments

There is something so sweet about watching little kids interact with animals.