Inspiring growth and change through storytelling

Looking Forward, Looking Back: Death, Dying, and Remembrance

Zoom

An evening of stories, music, dialogue, and creative workshops on using stories to illuminate the journey of dying and living.

Rebecca Lemaire and I will be co-Emcees for this event, which will include storytellers and others from around the world.

Grief and Loss

Zoom

Exploring Death and Life through Storytelling: Grief and Loss In this first workshop in a series of two, a traditional story will be the seed to spark conversations and personal reflections around grief and how loss may be transformed. We will explore loss and grief whether referring to an individual, a relationship or a lifestyle. […]

Dancing with Death

Zoom

Exploring Death and Life through Storytelling: Dancing with Death In the second workshop in this series, a traditional story will be the seed to spark conversations and personal reflections around facing our own death, the fear of dissolution and how to leave loved ones behind. The first workshop, focusing on Grief and Loss takes place […]

Discovering Transformational Stories

Zoom
Virtual Event Virtual Event

We examine stories to discern what may allow them to become transformational. Sample stories will be provided; students will be expected to provide the "bones" of 1-2 stories they would like to explore. A tool for analyzing stories will be taught.

Team Coaching for Storytelling

Zoom

Join two accomplished storytellers - Jim Brulé and Maja Bumberák - in this unique chance to experience team coaching. Dive deeply into the ways that oral storytelling affects us as storytellers, and how to be even more effective at oral storytelling.

NESTfest

Zoom

Come hear me tell as part of the "Story Board" performance at this year's NESTfest! This is your chance to meet and appreciate the members of the Board, new members of NEST, and all the rest of us "NEST'ers!" 3:30 pm - Board Update 4:30 - New Member Showcase 6:30 - Happy Hour with Games […]

Team Coaching for Storytelling

Zoom

Join Jim Brulé and Maja Bumberák in this special workshop. Using a unique model of coaching - team coaching - students will dive deeply into the ways that oral storytelling affects us as storytellers, and how to be even more effective at oral storytelling.

Death Cafe

Grewen Hall - Room 207 1419 Salt Springs Rd, Syracuse, NY

At a Death Café, people come together in a relaxed and safe environment for tea and cookies and to discuss death and making the most of our finite lives.