Adam Curtis on the struggle to tell the story on (and of) the web – Notes from The Story – Pt 2

* * Update: the audio for this talk is live at the Storythings blog * * We’re not progressing through the day in chronological order, but now we have discussed the talk that was practically of use to me as a writer, let’s move on to the one which was both exciting but also so…… Continue reading Adam Curtis on the struggle to tell the story on (and of) the web – Notes from The Story – Pt 2

Glinner vs. Doctorow: Notes from The Story – Pt 1

* * Update: Audio for this talk is now available free at Storythings * * Image: by Paolabililty ©2011 (as Cory Tweeted: “t his pic PERFECTLY captures what it’s like to interview @glinner on stage”) The Story 2011 was exactly like the inaugural event a year ago. It was like the day just continued from…… Continue reading Glinner vs. Doctorow: Notes from The Story – Pt 1

Telling stories

In the middle of explaining some social media stuff recently, I was pulled up short and given a useful dressing down. “You’re using too many words,” they said, or something to that effect. “What you mean is that just like people had to learn how to use Powerpoint ten years ago, if they wanted to…… Continue reading Telling stories

Telling stories

In the middle of explaining some social media stuff recently, I was pulled up short and given a useful dressing down. “You’re using too many words,” they said, or something to that effect. “What you mean is that just like people had to learn how to use Powerpoint ten years ago, if they wanted to…… Continue reading Telling stories

Telling stories

In the middle of explaining some social media stuff recently, I was pulled up short and given a useful dressing down. “You’re using too many words,” they said, or something to that effect. “What you mean is that just like people had to learn how to use Powerpoint ten years ago, if they wanted to…… Continue reading Telling stories