Category: The Power of Story

Alien Landing (1938) Results in Nationwide Panic

Will There Be a 21st Century Version? The invasion wasn’t real.  The panic was. It occurred on Halloween Eve, when a radio adaptation of H.G. Wells’ novel “The War of the Worlds” was narrated by Orson Welles over the Columbia Broadcasting System. It was on a Sunday evening, so some people were arriving home from … Continue reading Alien Landing (1938) Results in Nationwide Panic

Your Story — Your Legacy

Your story is about how you changed or what you learned from your experiences. Nobody can truly know this except you. Your gift is sharing what you learned with others, so that they can learn from it, too. 1. Your story is being created.  It may not be written down, but it is being told, … Continue reading Your Story — Your Legacy

The Magic and Power of Story in Our Lives

My bucket list goal of writing a novel has led me to a study of story and a new understanding and appreciation of its place in our lives. I am now convinced that it is as important as our DNA and the blood that flows through our veins, to our survival as individuals, nations, cultures … Continue reading The Magic and Power of Story in Our Lives