I was a storyteller at the Arc Light Stories event on Saturday. I told a 10-minute story about a big influence on my life, my father.
Organizers of Arc Light Stories don’t let their charges perform without some guidance. They offer nine storytelling tips to beginners like me.
Puppets make everything better, including the hero’s journey from Joseph Campbell.
Even the Hulk understands that acts don’t make a story, but actions do.
Dan Harmon’s story structure has eight steps that he follows closely, a structure that has served him well in television, Web and film.