Spotlight on Storyteller Kristin Pedemonti

Today we spotlight the work of Kristin Pedemonti. In our last post we reviewed her latest book and we now are able to talk to with her more about her work. At a time when some people are shouting to build walls, I love that you title your work A Bridge of Stories. Can you tell us how you arrived at the title? I wanted a title that reflected bridging cultures together through the use of story, valuing indigenous and cultural stories and how that may also symbolically connect

Review on A Bridge of Stories-- Risking it all to connect with Belize

SPOTLIGHT ON THE WORK OF STORYTELLER KRISTIN PEDEMONTI Many of us think about being compassionate on celebrated days and certain times of the years however, often we don’t act on it. This is not so for Storyteller Kristin Pedemonti. She advances the call to action of author James Baldwin when he states, “We are responsible for the world in which we find ourselves, if only because we are the only sentient force which can change it.” When I first met Kristin, I was at the Nat