One of our goals at The Story Guide is to showcase inspiration that inspires us all to become better storytellers. Additionally, when we find an article or conversation that helps propel our art, we want to point to that as well. We’ve shared inspiration from one of our favorite group of storytellers before: Great Big Story. Recently The Music Bed uploaded an interview with Great Big Story and it’s one of the most insightful conversations about storytelling I’ve ever read. Not only is it interesting, but it’s directly applicable to the work you and I and we’re all doing. Play careful attention the part about NOT showcasing stories on the front page of whatever news outlet. Like I said, applicable.
Here’s the link. Read it. Think about it. Enjoy it. – Adam