Your Story Can Change Someone’s Life

You never know whose life you could impact.

Katonah takes Solace in Faith

The fact that this dog’s loyalty just won’t quit strikes Rich Monetti’s heart.

A Sports Story that’s Starting Trouble

Jeff Pearlman comes home to discusses his latest book and the life of Walter Payton.

A Good Day to Die: Remembering Jim Harrison

A master at storytelling has passed, but his books will continue to give insight into his life.

Movies Make Me a Better Man: ‘My Dinner with Andre’

Peter Linton reflects on a film that has impacted him like no other.

Write For Us: Your Story Matters

Your story matters. Whether you think your life has been a total drag or you think no one will care. You have something to share with the world. We’d like it in writing, please.  — There are certain people who seem to live a life that’s worth writing a memoir or a making a movie […]

7 Reasons Why I Write

Although our reasons may not be the same, understanding our motives is a powerful thing.

The Art of Telling a Really Good Story

DiaryDad loves telling a good story. — A good story can’t wait to be told. Sometimes it has to be found, worked on, and whittled into a shape that can be digested by an audience. Some stories we have been telling for thousands of years and at the hands of a master craftsman it is […]

People Watching on Memorial Day

Why do we get so much joy out of people watching and making up stories?

Dads, Why You Should Share Your Family Stories With Your Kids This Holiday

Your kids will feel a higher sense of belonging when you share family stories and even fairy tales.

To the Mulberry Tree

Ross Gay reading his poem, “To the Mulberry Tree.” A heartfelt account of what could have been.

Sacrifice – Tyr Loses a Hand to Save the World

DiaryDad dives into Norse Mythology to talk about the value of sacrifice.

Sometimes Getting Lost is the Best of Things

Quentin Lucas explores storytelling’s roll in his journey into manhood.

A Guide for all of Us: Getting Good at Storytelling & Other Superhuman Social Skills

Let’s face it: most of us aren’t amazing social ninjas, good at working any social situation, let alone comfortable telling a captivating story in front of a crowd.