We Are All Storytellers

Mike Connell
Mar 27, 2020 · 9 min read
Source: Cary Fagan

There’s a story I used to read my kids when they were little(r): Mr. Zinger’s Hat.

It’s about a young boy (Leo) and an old man (Mr. Zinger). The boy’s mother has warned him not to bother the old man.

He’s a writer, she explained. He’s busy coming up with his stories.

Leo is playing with his ball in the schoolyard. An errant bounce sends it hurtling towards Mr. Zinger…