12 episodes

This is the podcast for people who want to hear stories from - and become - transformational storytellers. You will hear stories told by -- and interviews with -- storytellers from a wide spectrum of traditions, both spiritual and secular, who live around the globe. You'll hear tips and tricks, and the deep learnings that come from becoming and being a transformational storyteller.

Storytelling Matters Jim Brule

    • Performing Arts
    • 4.8 • 6 Ratings

This is the podcast for people who want to hear stories from - and become - transformational storytellers. You will hear stories told by -- and interviews with -- storytellers from a wide spectrum of traditions, both spiritual and secular, who live around the globe. You'll hear tips and tricks, and the deep learnings that come from becoming and being a transformational storyteller.

    Narrative Power

    Narrative Power

    Introduction This episode, we hear from yet another distinctive voice in storytelling: Eric Wolf, known in the storytelling world as Brother Wolf. He’s a prolific storyteller, and amongst his many achievements, he produced a series of interviews with over 120 storytellers about a decade ago. We’ll hear from him about some of the twists and … Continue reading "Narrative Power"

    • 43 min
    A Pause

    A Pause

    Some of the more observant among you may have noticed that this episode, number 11, has been delayed. There is a story, of course, and it is a challenging one. Without getting too deep into the details, earlier this month my father died. While his passing wasn’t a real surprise to us in one sense … Continue reading "A Pause"

    • 16 min
    Keeping Stories Alive

    Keeping Stories Alive

    What are our obligations to a story when we tell it? What happens to a story when we write it down? How can stories change our world? Our guest this episode is Leah Lamb, a writer, producer, and transformational storyteller. She’s worked in and produced plays off-Broadway and around the country, been a wilderness leader, … Continue reading "Keeping Stories Alive"

    • 32 min
    The Power of Belief

    The Power of Belief

    This episode, we explore the boundaries of belief: what happens when we discover we can believe something that we never expected, when things we believe turn out not to be true, and when we decide to believe something unbelievable. Our guest this episode is Bob Kanegis, a New Mexico storyteller and coach who helps people … Continue reading "The Power of Belief"

    • 37 min
    The Power of Stories

    The Power of Stories

    In this episode, we hear about the power of stories to affect our lives, especially when we learn to tell the story that’s been pursuing us. For many, that story is our own story, seen through a different lens. Our guest this week is Jenifer Strauss, a narrative consultant and storyteller. We’ll hear about how … Continue reading "The Power of Stories"

    • 31 min
    Myth and Magic

    Myth and Magic

    In this episode, we learn about myth and magic, which carry some of the deeper themes within stories – and how they affect our modern lives. Our guest this week is Doctor Leonia Kurgan, a Psychoanalyst and a Psychodramatist from Poland and South Africa – late of Los Angeles – who uses stories professionally, as … Continue reading "Myth and Magic"

    • 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
6 Ratings

6 Ratings

Michelle_Wollenzien ,

A great introductory podcast

While I'm new to transformational storytelling, this is a great introduction to understanding what it is and why storytelling is important.

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