Storytelling is the alchemy of the mind and the heart. Rationality and feel meet and mix in a good story, but they also benefit from one another. Mind-matter loses its hardness when mixed with emotion. And feel, sometimes flimsy or overly indulgent, finds firmness and strength from reason. Story brings these two poles into harmony. …
Let’s be honest: one of the hardest things to decide is where to start your story. If you don’t know where to begin, you don’t really know where to take things either. It’s easy to feel like you’re chasing your tail. The good news is there are several simple ways to start your story, whether it’s your vision story about the future — or a look back into history! Try on these three simple phrases in your own narrative.
Do you have a personal brand? Are you self-employed? What’s your superhero story? Michael drops into a comic book store to talk about the power of your own superhero creation and why we’re all crafting our own new narratives. Learn how this applies to your online bio, your about page, and how Google is the new background check.