My Personal-Storytelling Curation
I HAVE SUSPENDED THIS CURATION UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. PLEASE WRITE TO ME AT KATHY@ASTORIEDCAREER.COM FOR SUGGESTIONS OF SIMILAR CURATIONS YOU MAY WANT TO FOLLOW. Welcome to my curation in which I explore the world of constructing identity through personal storytelling, lifewriting, memoir, journal...
Interviews
You’ll Heal Your Own Heart – A Writers Write Interview with Jan Vallone An interview by Sheila Bender of Writing It Real: I am pleased to post this interview with author Jan Vallone...It is...
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Threshold Collaborative: a lesson in engaged story work - OUPblog

[Disclaimer: "Kathy's Insight" is usually simply another pithy excerpt from the Scooped article] "...the creation of Threshold Collaborative, an organization that uses stories as a catalyst for change. Our methods aim to deepen empathy and ignite action in order to build more just, caring, and healthy communities. Working with justice organizations around the country, we help design and implement ways to do that through engaged story work." 

The Science of Older and Wiser

[Disclaimer: "Kathy's Insight" is usually simply another pithy excerpt from the Scooped article] To cultivate wisdom: "She and other researchers recommend classes in guided autobiography, or life review, as a way of strengthening wisdom. In guided autobiography, students write and share their life stories with the help of a trained instructor."

Editing Your Life's Stories Can Create Happier Endings

[Disclaimer: "Kathy's Insight" is usually simply another pithy excerpt from the Scooped article] "As you write about the troubling, confusing event again and again, eventually you begin to make sense of it. You can put those consuming thoughts to rest."

Roz Chast: “Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?”
Roz Chast, a New Yorker cartoonist since 1978, is the author of the graphic memoir “Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?,” which will be published in May.
DigitalStoryTeller Digital Storytelling

The goal of this page is to introduce adult storytelling in social media; smartphones, tablets and computers.

idealawg: Can you write your life story prior to figuring out the keys to living? And other reaso...
Somewhere I got the notion that I need to have some weighty life lessons learned prior to writing my memoir: that any readers must gain wisdom from my stories.
Your Life Story in 100 Words
Not everyone wants to write a tell-all, novel-sized autobiographical work. In March 2011, to celebrate International Women's Day, Marie Claire Magazine Australia published an inspiring feature: “100 Years, 10 Women, 1000 Words.” It had me pondering how I would fit my story into a 100 word nutshel...