Patti and guests discuss the history of storytelling, heroes, villains and the shadows often left out of our stories. Patti introduces May's story topics which are based on commemorative days. One day in particular is National Donut day.
Jacque and Juanique share the story of becoming mommies to their daughter Kai.
In Episode 3, Patti explores the gap between our authentic lives and the stories we tell, how we learn to edit our stories and the ways the gap between the two may harm us on an individual and collective level. In this episode she shares stories of heart, science and UFOs. Patti does one Live Episode a month in which she invites guests to share stories on a list of topics based on the commemorative days of that month.
In Episode 4, Patti has a conversation with Bobbi, a single mom, who shares the story of her beautiful accident.
WIn this Episode, Patti discusses the book "Metaphors We Live By" by George Lakoff and Mark Johnson and explores the metaphorical lenses through which we understand our world. What happens when our metaphors are distorted? How can we choose the healthiest metaphors through which to see our lives?
This episode is a partial recording of Patti's guest appearance on The Monty Dean Show. Monty is an Australian comic with a following in America. Patti and Monty explore the power of story in movies, television series and the global narrative.