Styles of Story-Telling and the Art of Narrative

Styles of Story-Telling and the Art of Narrative Often one can tell from the first words whether a story-telling experience will be promising or not. The narrative is more than just a rush toward some climax of events (though this, too, can be part of the storyteller’s artistic secrets). Story is at its best when … Continue reading

Sea-Chant for the Final Voyage

Sea-Chant for the Final Voyage of John Fort     The body is washed and laid here, waiting for passage in an amber polished traveling-chest between the massive candles silently showing the way with their weathervane flames, smokeless and knowledgeable, on sands as bright as a million broken mirrors of hope and thought.   When … Continue reading