Part One — Looking My wife, Heather, gave me an ultimatum: either get my shit together and book the world tour I’d been talking about for years, or shut up. I’m a storyteller. We don’t […]
Part Two – Leaping I wasn’t even through airport security when I began telling my first story. Heather had dropped me at Logan, gave me a kiss, and sped off. I had booked my travel […]
Part Three – Crashing and Landing When you come off the plane and they have a sign with your name on it, you know you’ve made it. Storyteller Aideen McBride had a bright smile as […]
With Cinderella Spinderella nearing completion, the summer library/camp tour is beginning to pick up. (I should say that with many book projects nearing completion is like approaching infinity, you keep getting closer and closer and closer….) Yesterday […]
I can’t remember if this is my 12th or 13th year of ReadBoston, but it’s always fun to start the week off with a variety of stories for a variety of kids and adults. ReadBoston […]
My evening at The Moth’s open mic story slam was supposed to be to be a career-making move. It was an opportunity to share my work, tell my story, and promote my forthcoming album at a nationally known venue. Was it going to pay off?