Posted on March 24, 2010


So I say instead of picking up a book, pick up the world with your strong arms and read the hidden but seen stories and write the greatest story ever.
– Ni’d

Our art of storytelling workshop was last night. I swear these kids capture more of my heart every time I meet with them.

I wish I could capture the look on their faces when we start talking about writing and stories and poetry and everything that bearing the burden of words entails. But I can’t – however – I’m pretty sure Nijalon’s quote above and DeVonte’s video below will give you a bit of a peek into the heart of these incredible teenagers.

Posted in: Story, Teaching, Writing