Category Archives: Open-Mic Storytelling

Open-Mic Storytelling: First Day of School Fights to Thanksgiving in West Africa

About once a year, I participate in open-mic storytelling with a nonprofit called Story District, which was previously known as SpeakEasy DC. I’ve told about seven open-mic stories with them, and I thought it would be nice to post a few … Continue reading

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SpeakEasy DC Open-Mic Storytelling: Hail Mary Moments

I participate in open-mic storytelling with SpeakEasy DC, a group specializing in the performance genre of storytelling in the Washington DC area. It’s a nice way to sharpen one’s oral communications skills, improvisational skills, and better appreciate the tradition of spoken-word tales. Here … Continue reading

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