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Surfing the Moth

When a story really works, it feels like surfing. You go all loose and and flexible. You adjust your tone and cadence to every ripple of breath and laughter. You see every raised eyebrow and empathetic exclamation. You have a plan but you improvise. I had one of those nights …

How to tell a story out loud

Look at your¬†list of story ideas and decide they are all crap. Make some coffee. Pick an idea from the list and …