Handing Over the Mic and Sharing the Stage I have seen firsthand through this program how vital it is to “hand over the mic” to students. Here’s the thing: Youth have a voice. They have questions, they have stories, they have power. Through partnering with East Nashville Now in recording some of these questions and […]

On Friday, October 23rd, Cameron Middle School students were greeted by several new visitors. With smiling faces and helping hands, these friendly visitors came with one mission in mind – to help students find stories. The class divided into two groups and joined these determined helpers as students listened to their stories, intently and without […]

Something to Say. In college, we had to complete a Senior Project in order to graduate. I knew I wanted to do something related to storytelling, but was not sure what, how, or why.   So, I started interviewing people. And then the stories revealed themselves along the way.   The year prior, I had […]