Tag Archives: storytelling

“Tell ‘em there’s power in Story,” he whispered. “Power ter heal and power ter hurt. Tell ‘em ter use their stories ter heal.” ~from The Wishing Map, Episode  94

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“If Ya Wanna Send a Message…”

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Picking a Blog Name, Part Five The old movie mogul Samuel Goldwyn is reputed to have snarled at a screenwriter, “If ya wanna to send a message, use Western Union!” And yet so many of…

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The Wishing Map 90

Note: To read The Wishing Map from the beginning, click here. The Wishing Map Chapter Nineteen: The Naim Games (Continued) Previously: Zack astounded the childlike naims by asking them to do the “impossible”: to tell different stories based on the … Continue reading

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The Wishing Map 89

Note: To read The Wishing Map from the beginning, click here. The Wishing Map Chapter Nineteen: The Naim Games (Continued) Previously: After revealing that more than one story can exist at a time, Zack began pressing the deeply communal naims … Continue reading

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The Wishing Map 88

Note: To read The Wishing Map from the beginning, click here. The Wishing Map Chapter Nineteen: The Naim Games (Continued) Previously: Zack astounded the childlike naims by announcing that many of them could be storysmiths at the same time. ⇔ … Continue reading

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The Wishing Map 87

Note: To read The Wishing Map from the beginning, click here. The Wishing Map Chapter Nineteen: The Naim Games (Continued) Previously: In an effort to show the naims that anyone could be a storysmith, Zack decided to hold a contest. … Continue reading

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The Wishing Map 86

Note: To read The Wishing Map from the beginning, click here. The Wishing Map Chapter Nineteen: The Naim Games (Continued) Previously: Zack chose twenty semi-finalist naims (gnomes) for a storytelling contest, after which he planned to proclaim the winner Naimian’s … Continue reading

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