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How to Tell Your Story to Make a Difference

Today is National Tell A Story Day. All across the U.S. and the UK, people are telling stories to delight, honor, remember, entertain, imagine…and make a difference as advocates, spokespersons and champions. #NationalTellAStoryDay

What better time to recall the Five Qualities of a Well-Told Advocacy Story?

It’s World Storytelling Day: break out the technology

Right now, all over the world, folks are telling stories to each other.

It’s World Storytelling Day, a global celebration of the art of oral storytelling. Observed each year on the spring equinox in the northern hemisphere and the on the first day of the autumn equinox in the southern, World Storytelling Day is a chance to reflect on the storytelling power of the human voice.

So why choose today to focus on technology?

Top 10 Tips for Sharing Your Story

We really like this short video created by the In Your Words Project, a partnership of Western University – Canada and Mind Your Mind.  The 10 Tips are guidelines that support youth in the process of telling their stories about living with a mental illness.