Frank A. Mills

Storytelling: An Essential Life Force

Many Faces

We all wear many faces, we tell many stories. Our stories reflect our faces, but which story is real? Which face is really ours? If some stories are not real, why do we tell stories at all? The posts that appear here seek to answer that last question: Why is that we need stories?

And here are the latest:
Jan. 1, 2020

[30 minute reading time]

Humans Need Stories

Humans need stories. Stories inform, educate, celebrate, and bring about change. We define and redefine ourselves through the telling of stories. Without our story we would cease to exist. Stories give meaning to our name, who we are individually and collectively in society.

Human memory is not fact processed, but story processed. One part of our memory ... [Continue reading about why we humans need stories.]

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