Why Stories?

Why Stories?

It occurs to me as I write this that we are surrounded.  By dozens and hundreds and thousands of invisible, powerful, ever-changing things. By air molecules and dust spores, yes.  By tiny single-celled organisms that live in our eyelashes and intestines, true. (And,...
The Power of Your Story

The Power of Your Story

What are the most powerful words in the English language?  According to the legendary Don Hewitt, creator and long-time producer of 60 Minutes, they are these four, in sequence: Tell Me a Story. For the record, Hewitt is also quoted as having said, “I plan to...