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Storytelling Bursary for woman

Verbal Arts Centre in Derry has announced a storytelling training bursary in memory of storyteller Pat Mulkeen. Application is restricted to females, according to the Verbal Arts Centre’s criteria for application. The bursary aims to provide the recipient with the … Continue reading

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You don’t matter

Strange as it might seem to the beginner. You don’t matter. People want to hear the story You are merely the guardian of the story. here

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Leave it out

Leaving stuff out can make for a better story Filling in too much can leave a listener confused. Let them dream a little. http://bit.ly/149vySS

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You are invited

New dates have been added to the storytelling tour page. Please come along and join in. Listeners are always welcome. Here

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Wicklow Folk Tales goes to print

Wicklow Folk Tales, to be published by History Press Ireland, has gone to print. It will be published , online and in print, in August 2013.

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Wexford Radio

Thanks to Beat 102-103 FM for the interview on Wexford Folk Tales. I was on the Sunday magazine programme The Sunday Grill with Orla Rapple. I told the story of Nora that served cat’s tea to a targeted suitor. Good … Continue reading

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Now hear this

Don’t get jaded with your storytelling. Freshen up the story by telling it from a different perspective. A witness, perhaps. Or a new listener    

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