For Love of Stories

Striving for the Art of Storytelling

I'm a Sucker for Good Stories

Every object has a story. Stories connect people. Storytelling brings people together. That’s why I love storytelling.

Storytelling Stub

Resources, tools, and tips that may help you with writing and storytelling.

Can you use simpler words, please?

Let me explain how a website works. A domain name is an identification string that defines a realm of administrative autonomy, authority or control within the Internet. Hosting providers allocate space on a web server for a website to store its files. DNS is the...

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Story Ideas

Where do you get your story ideas? When we listen to somebody’s story, sometimes a phrase in the story or emotion that you feel from it sparks our inspiration, doesn’t it? If you jot down your thoughts at those moments, you get more story ideas. Next time when you...

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Tsubuyaki

Miyo’s mumbling thoughts at the moment…

One More Jump!

One More Jump!

Trees wobble outside my window. Since I started working from home in March 2020, I’ve been noticing some creatures outside of my window...birds, squirrels, cats, and insects. One of the most active ones is Charlie, a squirrel. The 10 freeway is visible behind my...

You Be You!

You Be You!

Lately, I spend a lot of time for preparing props. For in-person stage, I hardly use any, but for virtual stage, I’ve been having fun with them. Their appearances last only for a few seconds, a minute at the longest, but they add value to my story. So I always try...

My Storytelling Events

I would love to see your friendly smiles in the audience.  Please come to hear my stories!
I also share my thoughts after each event. Please check out the past events, too.  

2021.01.17 Turbine Arts Collective

2021.01.17 Turbine Arts Collective

I'm back to Turbine Arts Collective with my favorite storytellers and performers!  Super excited! Sunday, January 17, 2021 8:00PM PST HostJames Singleton PerformersCraig EastmanTy FanceLes Kurkedaal-BarrettRoz BrowneMiyo YamauchiJoshua Silverstein FreeVirtual...

2020.12.05 Crackin’ Holiday Talent Showcase

2020.12.05 Crackin’ Holiday Talent Showcase

Let’s celebrate the season with Rough Writers at our Crackin’ holiday talent showcase! Kathy Garr from Rough Writers is going to entertain you with comedians, storytellers, and a couple of singers. The holiday attire is optional, but bring your joy and...

2020.11.22 From Soup To Nuts ~ A Veritable Feast of Stories

2020.11.22 From Soup To Nuts ~ A Veritable Feast of Stories

Join StoryMasters for a cornucopia of original tales! As the Holiday Season nears, you’re invited to sample 6 tasty treats at an afternoon of scrumptious storytelling. From fantastic fables to humorous side splitters to dramatic family exposés, we are presenting a...