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Greg Marshall, storyteller and media producer, shares stories with a limp: True stories about mistakes, missteps and inspiring encounters that change the trajectory of life.

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    • Society & Culture

Greg Marshall, storyteller and media producer, shares stories with a limp: True stories about mistakes, missteps and inspiring encounters that change the trajectory of life.

    How saying 'Hi' saved a man’s life

    How saying 'Hi' saved a man’s life

    One day I was driving out of our alley and I saw a guy standing there, staring at the traffic. I said hi. When I asked him how he was doing, he told me, with tears in his eyes, he was trying to decide which car to throw himself in front of. I found...

    • 12 min
    Sneaking into the tunnels beneath our school and discovering the best way to live

    Sneaking into the tunnels beneath our school and discovering the best way to live

    This is by far one of my most favorite memories. Imagine being a freshman in high school and discovering secret tunnels under your school. That happened to my friends and me, and the discovery opened up a world of adventure we'll never forget. We felt...

    • 21 min
    The Unparalleled Story of Dave Olson - The Tracksmith

    The Unparalleled Story of Dave Olson - The Tracksmith

    This is a conversation with Dave Olson, a musical genius. We talked about his first record deal, being born with diastrophic dwarfism, navigating a paradoxical rave scene in Minneapolis, and many adventures since. Dave has created the music for every...

    • 54 min
    My friendship with Jer1 and the start of Figureheads

    My friendship with Jer1 and the start of Figureheads

    This story is about me meeting a new friend who changed the trajectory of my life. It started with a bizarre phone call, and led to opening for Three 6 Mafia. Not to mention that time we opened for Ne-Yo and performed for thousands of girls who really...

    • 23 min
    Most of what I needed to know I learned from kids with special needs

    Most of what I needed to know I learned from kids with special needs

    You and I are in a global pandemic together. Right now is not easy for a lot of reasons. With that in mind, I want to share three short encouraging stories about three very unique individuals. Each one helped me to discover pieces of wisdom that I/we...

    • 19 min
    Hiding from the police under water and giving my first speech... on the same day.

    Hiding from the police under water and giving my first speech... on the same day.

    This is a true story about discovering my love for storytelling and the power of listening to other people's stories. In it I nearly die, I lose my shoes, and I give my first speech to a large group of strangers in the light of a campfire. How I got to...

    • 9 min

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