The Storytelling Connection…

Sian Bevan
May 25 · 9 min read

…and how to create story-based events to connect with your community

Tiny stories written on pieces of wood, to be left in a forest

Humans understand the world through stories. We’re read fairytales which teach us not to be greedy or mean. Stories tell us to be careful, or to remember others, or to place us gently in the shoes of others. It’s been shown that reading fiction can improve our behaviour, and increase levels of empathy.