Two Guys Project - Feb 2 at the Bodega

A truth-telling poet and a storytelling liar walk into a bar… Words will fly. 

Starring Christopher Johnson and Mark Binder 

A chance encounter during dance rehearsals for Bill T Jones' "What Problem" brought two of Rhode Island's best-known wordsmiths together.  

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Holiday Presents?

Every year we celebrate by shopping.

Yeah yeah, we want to give gifts and get gifts (as Shmeini Schlemiel says), but I've always found it hard.

Do you try to buy something you think they will like? Do you give…

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December Book and Storytelling Tour Dates

I hope you had a great Thanksgiving and are looking forward to a warm holiday season.

Book Signings and Storytelling(s?)

Come out and see me this month. I'll be signing books and telling stories all over.

  • Book Signing, Saturday…
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6 Free and Low-Cost Stories for Teaching

Thanksgiving… White Cane Awareness… Identity… and more stories for discussion and pleasure.

Even during the best residencies, I only have a few hours with students. These are stories you (and your students) can listen to and read at your own…

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Cinderella Spinderella - at StoryFest

It was a cold day in Providence. Winds were gusting at 20 mph. But the audience kept warm by laughing and listening.

Listen to Cinderella Spinderella, one of my personal favorites - and watch for the moment the tent…

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KPFT Radio Interview - What's Your Story

I've enjoyed several interviews with Erik Heen for the What's Your Story radio show.

We discussed StoryFest, the It Ate My Sister audiobook and more. It's always interesting to capture a story that has visual effects in an audio-only medium.

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