Tag Archive for: storytelling

Women in Poverty:  Change the Story.

Women in Poverty: Change the Story.

Test your assumptions ... Do you believe that single mothers on welfare are irresponsible deadbeats who set a bad example for their children because they are too lazy to get out and earn a living? If so, you just wrote off... Read more
The Malady of Otherness

The Malady of Otherness

“It’s impossible not to love someone whose story you have heard.” The beloved children’s TV host Mister Rogers carried that quote in his wallet, to remind him of the importance of listening. "Storytelling + listening can connect residents of... Read more
The Lost Art of Letters

The Lost Art of Letters

My friend Ed Vielmetti has a lovely practice. He sends postcards to friends on a regular basis. He told me about this when I first met him more than a decade ago at one of Jerry Michalski's soul-changing retreats. I thought... Read more