Come hear true stories in a variety of formats. Some storytellers will have a thousand words to tell a story about a photograph. Others tell a story in tandem. We have a Tweet, Tweet segment, medical detective stories, and audience participation.
It's fun, and free (well, you do need to pay a one-time $3 membership fee to enter the club).
Read tweets and other notes from our inaugural show (July 2012) in this mistersugar.com blog post
Talk Story showed up in the Raleigh News & Observer, in a poignant column by Burgetta Wheeler, Spoken word, handwritten letters make lasting impressions.
In October 2012, we told stories on the theme 'Choices.' Learn more.
In May 2013, Talk Story was another Voices of Medicine show featuring the talents of the Duke Internal Medicine Residents - every year, they have a Humanities in Medicine evening to explore how the arts, music and literature intersect with or inspire medicine.
Learn more on the MedicineNews blog.
I'm collaborating with Jeff Polish, executive director of The Monti, on this initiative to record the stories of physicians, nurses and other caregivers - and patients, too!
Talk Story is organized by Anton Zuiker, blogger and community organizer. On my 40th birthday, I pledged to make my next decade one of narrative. Learn why.