Location, Location, Location
Your realtor told you that location trumps everything. “Buy the house with the view and put up with the pink carpet.” So it is with storytelling, location – the setting, the scene – are starting points for stories. Discover your stories with the power of place. Put on your seatbelt for a ride through you life. Listen to empowering examples. Arm yourself with story prompts. Envision the strength of you stories. Learn how to literally drive your family through history as we celebrate our locations. As Dr. Seuss exclaimed, “Oh, the places you’ll go!”
Jan C. Smith
Jan is a teacher, an actress and a storyteller – often all three at the same time and currently works as an elementary school literary specialist. Jan invites listeners into her stories and sends them off with a new look at life that provides some sanity in a crazy world. With a dash of laughter and a twinkle in her eye, Jan’s gifts of tall tales, folk tales and personal stories will keep you smiling and hopeful when the clouds roll in, and appreciative when the sun shines.