Nathan Branson

The Excuses That Keep Us From Telling Our Stories

A Reflection on Why You Should Speak Up at the Dinner Table

“Telling stories is not about one-upping. It is about swapping stories. To win the game you tell the right stories to get the better stories out of the other person.” ---my friend Bobby Lane

I have spent the last 2 months teaching freshman English composition classes online because of the coronavirus. The transition from teaching . . .

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May 13, 2020

What We can Learn about Storytelling from 90's sit-com "Full House"

Transitioning From a "Story-Consumer" to a "Story Teller"

Our culture is desperate for storytellers. On a weekly basis we watch movies, television and any number of streaming media because we are in search of a story. I watch at least 2 movies a week. If I let myself, I could make a habit of watching something every night. However, I do not believe we were only created to listen or watch other . . .

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October 02, 2015

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