Story Catching

Story Catching by KEVIN CORDI on FEBRUARY 19, 2011 (In honor of the Oral History Institute at Kenyon College) To grasp, hold, secure,...

Stories as Gifts

When we give a gift, we unlock doors to listening. Giving Gifts: The Basics of Storytelling All of us wonder about life—why is the sky...

Myths about Youth Storytelling Part Two

I appreciate the response on part one about the myths of youth storytelling. Please feel free to add to these myths. I would invite you...

Review: Tea in the Slammer CD

There is a Chinese proverb that states, “Drinking a daily cup of tea will surely starve the apothecary.” Indeed, there is healing in a...

The List ---Book Review

*As a storyteller and a professor of young adult literature I will be reviewing books that are worth noting because of the narrative...

Myths about Youth Storytelling Part One

by KEVIN CORDI on OCTOBER 25, 2010 I have met teachers and even storytellers that are confused or wonder about how to get kids to tell...

Review: Bullying Book

Rosenthal Beth, Bullying; review by teacher Lisa Colahan Introducing issues with opposing viewpoints, Greenhaven Press 2008 This book...