I’m a storyteller. So are you. It is how we connect with other people. Someone will say something, perhaps tell a story of their own, and you respond with “That reminds me of…” and you proceed to tell a story that not only adds to the conversation but provides the listeners with a glimpse of who you are.
Stories by Ordinary People is an initiative to provide a safe place where people can tell their story in an audio podcast. As more and more people participate the stories will cover the full spectrum of what it is to be human, which in turn will provide the context to understand another person or culture.
Using the power of social media, people of every flavor will be invited to share their story and participate in growing the community.
In addition to individual stories, there are regular podcasts that will, hopefully, grow over time. To start that off there are: