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Public Speaking as Psychological Therapy

Storytelling, speeches and poetry performance are proven ways of reducing stress and anxiety. Public speaking is a great opportunity for people with mental health issues or long-term disorders to express their thoughts and feelings rather than suppressing them or sharing them online, which can worsen their condition. In the online world where the majority of […]

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Why Do We Love Storytelling?

Why is it that human beings just cannot resist a good story? The Ancient Greeks loved them, the Romans did too; the Vikings told long and complex stories called sagas, and there is a rich oral tradition in Arab communities naming storytellers hakawati. Even modern day stories told through television shows, movies, comic books, episodic […]

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Great Modern Storytellers

One of the oldest ways of relaying our history has been through storytelling, passing on valuable information in the form of a fable, a song or an epic poem. And in real terms storytelling has not altered that much since the beginning of time. Modern-day storytellers may use different communication methods to deliver their point, […]

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